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How to avoid housing House Sparrows? (1 Viewer)

MrMrannoying

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Hi everyone, first time here. I have a feeder outside and have been graced by many types of backyard birds and I hope to encourage some nesting nearby now. I have seen house sparrows in the area, so I was wondering if you guys know what structures House Sparrows DONT use for their nests because they are invasive where I live.
I heard for example, a horizontal wooden board would help Mourning Pigeons. Any structure or object I can add outside to encourage any backyard bird to nest would be a wonderful suggestion, not only looking for a nest /box/.
 

KC Foggin

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Hi there and a warm welcome to you from those of us on staff here at BirdForum (y)
We're glad you found us and thanks for taking a moment to say hello and please join in wherever you like ;)

Now as to your question regarding Sparrows, here's a link from Birds & Bloom that might give you some ideas.

 

Kits

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