DIY Bird Feeder - Plans for a See-Through Bird Feeder
Free plans for building a wooden see-through bird feeder.
Wooden See-Through Bird Feeder
This type of shelter is considerably more difficult to construct. It has glass on all sides, and is
open at the bottom so that birds can enter or leave at will.
Food shelters become centers of interest in proportion to the number of birds attracted to them.
Seed-eating birds are readily attracted by the use of small grains such as oats and wheat. Bread
crusts or crackers may be placed in the food shelter with the knowledge that the birds will eat
them. If you are buying seeds, get hemp, millet, canary seeds or sunflower seeds, together with the
small grains and cracked corn for foods.
Suet, scraps of meat and various vegetable scraps, such as celery, lettuce, apples, raisins, and
the berries of various bushes, are relished. Bluebirds seem fond of meal worms such as develop in
All birds require water and frequently suffer because they can not find it. Finally, when the
ground is snow covered, many birds appreciate a supply of sand and finely ground poultry grit. Many
birds are lost each winter because of insufficient food during inclement weather. Follow this
diagram to make a food shelter house that will be used for all kinds of birds year round.