How to Get Rid of House Sparrows in Nestboxes?

Answer Native Bluebird's HomeHouse Sparrows are invasive birds that will nest just about anywhere, including the nestbox (birdhouse) you put up for native birds. By getting rid of them, you are doing the ... Read More »

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How to Deter House Wrens from Nestboxes?

House WrenHouse sparrows and European starlings aren't the only species that will harm birds nesting in your nestboxes. The house wren (Troglodytes aedon) can be a very aggressive bird when it come... Read More »

How to Monitor Nestboxes?

Monitoring nestboxes (birdhouses) can be very important if you're trying to keep an eye on native bird population fluctuations in your back yard or area or if you're checking for the health of baby... Read More »

How to Get Rid of Sparrows?

House sparrows, as pleasant of a creature as they might seem, can be quite a pest. According to, sparrows destroy gardens and kill native bird species. They are also an environmental haz... Read More »

What Will Sparrows Eat?

Sparrows eat mostly seeds. The most common sparrow, the House Sparrow, has a varied diet, but other types such as American Tree Sparrows, Clay-Colored Sparrows, Field Sparrows, and Song Sparrows, a... Read More »