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Kestrel, Saw-whet Owl, and Screech-Owl Nest Box

 
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Materials
f One 1x10" x 8' rough cedar board
e Eighteen 1-1/4" outdoor wood screws or # 7 galvanized nails
d Wire to keep side door shut

Lumber Detail

Lumber Detail

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Kestrel, owl nest box

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a Pivot screws work as hinges. To allow the side to open easily, the pivot screw on the opposite side needs to be level with the one in front.
b Loop wire around nails
c Holes for attaching box to a tree or post with nails, lag bolts, or wire.

Assembly Sequence

Assembly Sequence