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.
Great website with school resources
More useful resources for schools
Great website for teaching children about bats
Irish bird accessory supplier
Irish NGO for birds
Supplier of ecological equipment as used by NatureNorthWest
Huge range of identification sheets as used by NatureNorthWest
The website for all info on Biodiversity in Ireland plus excellent local I.D. tools
The website for Irish flower identification
Handy resource pack on environmental teaching for teachers