Most ducks nest on the ground but Wood Ducks actually nest in trees. In this video, ISU Extension and Outreach wildlife specialist, Dr. Adam Janke, demonstrates how to build a box that mimics the natural cavities Wood Ducks look for to nest and raise their young.
Additional Resources: https://naturalresources.extension.iastate.edu/wildlife/woodworking-wildlife
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00:35 Cutting the pieces
02:30 Side access door
03:12 Prep for mounting
03:42 Logistics and placement
04:32 Final checks