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Author Berger, Michael, 1967-

Title Easy birdhouses & feeders : simple projects to attract & retain the birds you want / by Michael Berger.

Publication Info. Minneapolis, MN : Cool Springs Press, 2014.

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Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Colona District PL Stacks - CLNG-7  690.89 BER    AVAILABLE
 Johnsburg PL Adult Non-Fiction - JOLY-11  690.8927 BER    AVAILABLE
 Silvis PL Adult Non-Fiction - SVPG-6  728.927 BER    AVAILABLE
Description 160 pages : color illustrations ; 21 cm.
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Birdwatcher's digest
Birdwatcher's digest.
Summary "Discover tested, reliable (and easy) plans for building houses and feeders that attract the most popular backyard birds in North America. DIY birdhouses and feeders are inexpensive and relatively easy to make, even if you don't own a shop's worth of tools or you have very limited carpentry experience. With a few materials and some entry-level skills, you can build cozy homes and an inviting backyard snack bar for all of your favorite feathered friends. In Birdwatcher's Digest Easy Birdhouses & Feeders, 30 original birdhouse and birdfeeder plans are covered by longtime expert Michael Berger, whose trusty mix of birding and handyman knowledge is backed by the reputation of Birdwatcher's Digest magazine. The book includes 16 plans for birdhouses and 14 for feeders and birdbaths. All plans feature friendly, complete illustrations and cutting lists, along with assembly instructions and helpful tips and photos. Recommendations for siting and hanging strategies are included, too. Species Covered: American KestrelAmerican RobinBarred OwlBluebirdChickadeeFlickerFlycatcherHouse WrenNuthatchPurple MartinScreech OwlTitmouseWood DuckWoodpecker "-- Provided by publisher.
"Easy-to-build plans for making your own birdhouses and birdfeeders. Emphasis on building and planning for bird safety"-- Provided by publisher.
Contents Getting started : Building basics -- Building for birds -- Metric conversions -- Credits/resources -- Field notes -- Meet the author.
Subject Birdhouses -- Design and construction.
Bird feeders -- Design and construction.
NATURE / Animals / Birds.
NATURE / Birdwatching Guides.
GARDENING / Garden Furnishings.
Bird feeders -- Design and construction. (OCoLC)fst00832919
Birdhouses -- Design and construction. (OCoLC)fst00832967
Added Title Easy birdhouses and feeders
ISBN 9781591865995 (paperback)
1591865999 (paperback)

 
    
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