Fresh/dried herbs in nesting boxes work as insecticides & have anti-bacterial properties & can act as natural wormers, anti-parasitics, insecticides, rodent control, stress relievers and laying stimulants. Eg: Mint/Basil/lavender/rose petals/basil
streak-backed oriole (icterus pustulatus) is a medium-sized species of passerine bird from the icterid family. It is native to Central America and Mexico and is an occasional visitor to the United States.
Wood ducks leaving the nest! Wood ducks roost/nest in trees up to 30 ft. off the ground, and the babies have to make that great leap to the ground on their day of life. And most of the time, its over dry ground.