How do I build wood duck houses?

Answer Wood ducks (Aix sponsa) are beautifully colored waterfowl common in wetland areas of eastern North America and portions of the south and west. Wood ducks are popular game birds, and in the 19th cen... Read More »

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How to Build a Wood Duck House?

Wood duck (Aix sponsa)The wood duck (Aix sponsa) is a colorful bird that usually nests in abandoned woodpecker holes, but will readily take to a nesting box of the correct dimensions, placed in the... Read More »

Why do Americans build their houses out of wood and other cheap materials?

Being cheap, they don't cost so much to replace when things like Katrina, Ivan, flooding, tornados, eathquakes, ice storms, etc. happen. Which unfortunately happens too often for my taste.

Wood Duck Care?

Wood ducks (Aix sponsa) live throughout most of North America in ponds and streams where woodland occurs. Each winter the colorful, small male and the more subtly colored female ducks head south fo... Read More »

How big are wood duck eggs?

Female wood ducks typically lay one brood of eggs per year, occasionally two, with an average brood size of 10 to 15 eggs. Wood duck eggs are about the same size as a domestic chicken's eggs, measu... Read More »