Nest boxes for the European Robin

The environment plays the main role by the Robin - it likes to nest directly on the ground...

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The environment plays the main role

The environment plays the main role in the European Robin – it likes to nest directly on the ground (usually on a slope or shore), where it builds a nest under turf or grass, between roots, in pile of branches or at ground level, for example in dense bushes. It may also nest in cavities, semi-nest boxes or tit nest boxes, but this is not common and is more of an emergency in places where the environment described above is not available.

A natural environment

Robins prefer a natural environment and the placement of nest boxes doesn’t make much sense to them. You will help it by trying to preserve a more natural landscape with uncut vegetation, shrubs or pruning piles…

Nest boxes for tits

If you want to start with nest boxes, I recommend placing the tit boxes instead – thanks to the larger number of possible inhabitants, there is also a greater chance that someone will move in soon.

Nest box for tits and other small wild birds allowing birds to take refuge during the winter and for brooding.

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Nest box for blackbirds, song thrushes and other wild birds allowing birds to take refuge and for brooding. Blackbird, Wagtail and Thrush are mainly looking for a support to build their nest. The nest boxes will therefore be of the “open” type.

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Solid wood squirrel nest box. The hanging squirrel nest box is suitable as a shelter and allows small squirrels to be raised safely.

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