Bird Nest Cameras and Useful Links

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Students getting to grips with their new wireless bird box camera

Did you know… Blue tit parents can bring over 1,000 meals per day when their chicks are on the nest!  Thats 1,000 caterpillars and bugs taken from your garden…

Fitting a bird box can give hours of pleasure as well as benefits to your garden; by helping wildlife and installing natural pest control.  NatureNorthwest can supply bird nest boxes and cameras for schools.

Click here to find out more about nest boxes with the British Trust for Ornithology

Follow the links below to see suppliers of nest boxes, cameras and other nature exploration tools.

Heritage in Schools resources
Great website with school resources
Green Schools Ireland
More useful resources for schools
Bat website for teachers and parents
Great website for teaching children about bats
www.birdfood.ie
Irish bird accessory supplier
BirdWatchIreland
Irish NGO for birds
www.nhbs.ie
Supplier of ecological equipment as used by NatureNorthWest
www.fsc.org
Huge range of identification sheets as used by NatureNorthWest
Biodiversity Data Centre
The website for all info on Biodiversity in Ireland plus excellent local I.D. tools
Wildflowers Of Ireland
The website for Irish flower identification
AskaboutIreland
Handy resource pack on environmental teaching for teachers
Download the all-Ireland pollinator plan here

 

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