Picture Dates: February 18 & 24, 2019 Last weekend (February 17, 2019) our neighbor and local wood duck supporter cleaned out the nesting box in the green space behind our house. Just in time. The next morning a couple of wood ducks were scoping out the homes in the neighborhood. The female was already in… Continue reading Wood Ducks
It’s that time of year again: wood ducks are pairing up and looking for nesting spots. Thanks to our neighbor Jon we have a great wood duck box (is it a duck box that is made of wood or a box for wood ducks?) If I remember their habits correctly, at this time of year,… Continue reading Wood Ducks 2018
Warning! This story ends well, but there is a picture of a duckling that didn’t make it. There is other interesting content in the picture so I’ll leave that picture small; you can click on it to see an enlarged version if you wish. Back in March we had at least two wood duck pairs… Continue reading Wood Ducks – New Tenants
Here are a couple of quick pictures of our wood duck box. We have to run out to do some stuff but I wanted to get these pictures out.
Jon down the street has 4 duck nest boxes; with eggs in one of them! His comment: With all the avian activity in our backyards this week, curiosity finally got the better of me. So I brought out the ladder after work tonight, and took a look inside four of the nest boxes in my… Continue reading Duck Eggs!