Hope my sis and I can build this. I would love to attract bats to my neighbourhood. Bats do us a great service by eating a HUGE amount of flying insects (including MOSQUITOES) and consequently help to control some dangerous and harmful pests.
Bat houses benefit bats, you, your family, communities, farmers, gardeners and the ecosystem as a whole. •Bat houses give bats a home and in turn they will eat thousands of insects. •Bat houses give bats an alternative to our houses thus reducing the chance of human to bat contact. •Bat populations have decreased significantly (especially with WNS) and bat houses can help provide secure habitat. •Bat houses provide a safe home for bats and are educational and fun for the whole family.Plans…
Build a bat house. Bats are essential for maintaining healthy ecosystems. Most bats eat huge amounts of insects, including farm pests and many of the nasty bugs that harass outdoor gatherings. You'll also enjoy learning more about bats as you watch them come and go from the home you provided.
Build a chickadee birdhouse! The two most numerous chickadee species in North America are the black-capped chickadee found primarily throughout the northern U.S. and Canada, and the Carolina chickadee native to the southeast U.S. Both birds have a distinctive black cap and bib separated by white cheeks, and gray back and wings. Their bodies have an orange cast, but … Read more »