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Nesting Box - Dimensions

fauNature is often asked about nest boxes for various species and the associated dimensions.  If you are planning on making your own nesting box - detailed below is a rough guide to the dimensions required by some of Australia's more common, hollow dependant wildlife species.

fauNature also has available two excellect book on constructing nesting boxes, if you require further details or are interested in species not recorded below.  They are Nest Boxes for Wildlife (A & S Franks) and The Nestbox Book (Gould League), both of which provide excellent information in relation to hollow dependant species and constructing the appropriate boxes.

Good luck - which ever way you chose to go!

Nest Box - Dimensions

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