Bluebird and Small Cavity Nester Conservation
Sialis - Bluebirds and other small cavity nesters
 

Heat Shielding Experiment

Click on any photo to see larger version or to view slide show

Materials needed (95kb)
Materials needed

Size of loosely rolled shield (54kb)
Shielding in roll

Top of nestbox showing modifications (78kb)
Top of nestbox - modifications
Hardware view, back of box (54kb) Hardware view, back
Heat shielding from front (46kb)
Front view
Back of heat shield (57kb) Back of shield View from back (47kb)
View from back
Side view (60kb)
Side view
Side closed, heat shield in place (52kb)
Side closed, shield in place
Nestbox open for check (54kb)
Open for nestbox check
Front of nestbox with heat shield (39kb) Front view Bluebird investigating (83kb)
Bluebird investigating
 
HOME | Basics | Resources | House Sparrows | House Wrens | Nest/Egg ID | Site Map and Search | Suet Recipes | Tree Swallows | Contact me Bluebird Conservation

May all your blues be birds!

If you experience problems with the website/find broken links/have suggestions/corrections, please contact me!
The purpose of this site is to share information with anyone interested in bluebird conservation.
Feel free to link to it (preferred as I update content regularly), or use text from it for personal or educational purposes, with a link back to http://www.sialis.org or a citation for the author.
No permission is granted for commercial use.
Appearance of automatically generated Google or other ads on this site does not constitute endorsement of any of those services or products!

Photo in header by Wendell Long.
© Original photographs are copyrighted, and may not be used without the express permission of the photographer. Please honor their copyright protection.
See disclaimer, necessitated by today's sadly litigious world.
Last updated May 3, 2012. Design by Chimalis.

Chimalis