Boreal Owl Nest Box Plans


Species Nestbox Dimensions for Boreal Owl
Species Dimensions




Boreal Owl


The Boreal Owl Nestbox has a 7" by 7" floor, 16" inside ceiling, 2 1/2" tall by 4 1/2" wide entrance hole located 14" above the floor and ventilation openings.

Assembled with corrosion resistant screws fit to pre-drilled countersunk pilot holes. Hinged roof is secured with shutter hooks for easy access.

For Boreal Owls, mount out of reach (10 feet or higher) near woodland edges or clearings. Place some wood chips on the floor. Squirrels may use this box.



Boreal Owl Nest Box Plans


Plans and Dimensions for Boreal Owl Nestbox




Safety First

Assemble woodworking projects in a safe area on a work bench approximately waist high.

Wear eye protection.  Eye injuries are the most common assembly mishap.

Keep hardware and tools away from children.and infants; store away when not in use.


Assembly Instructions

1) Fasten Right Side to Back Panel with screws. 2) Fasten Floor to Right Side and Back 3) Fasten Left Side to Back Panel and Floor. 4) Fasten Front Panel.

Assembly Instructions

5) Fasten Hinges to Roof with Small Screws 6) Fasten Roof and Hinges to Back Panel. 7) Fasten Shutter Hooks to Roof and Sides with Round-head Screws 8) Mount Nestbox with Large Screws at appropriate Height. (see specific species mounting height and habitat.)

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