[Tweeters] The Perennial Question

Paul Bannick paul.bannick at gmail.com
Tue Dec 20 10:17:52 PST 2016

Hi Carol,

I think that is a fine solution. The flicker is likely trying to create a
good winter roost, although roosts sometimes become nests. Put some
woodchips (not cedar) in the box, even filling it if possible.

Good Luck!


On Tue, Dec 20, 2016 at 10:04 AM, Tom and Carol Stoner <tcstonefam at gmail.com

> wrote:

> Hey, Tweets, we need suggestions about distracting the flicker that wants

> a nest under the eaves of our house. Chips of siding are flying. Would a

> suitable nest box hung in it's chosen spot be a possible win-win solution?

> Other less accommodating possibilities?


> We await your wisdom.


> Carol Stoner

> West Seattle


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