Making and keeping a bird table. by Margaret Massey Hutchinson

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Published by Ward Lock Educational in London .

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Ideally the bird table should be approximately m (5ft) from the ground, not too far from cover. This book shows you how to attract birds to your garden by creating nesting sites and feeding stations, illustrated with photographs.

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What is best to put on your bird table to attract a good range of birds. What will the birds like best. What will be most helpful for them, and what should you avoid putting on the bird table.

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book bird seed dry. The top part provides a feeding area of 60cm by 58cm. It also has two smaller tables lower down to provide extra feeding spots for smaller birds.

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