Duck Nesting site?

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by SwampChicken, Mar 6, 2009.

  1. SwampChicken

    SwampChicken Out Of The Brooder

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    I need some ideas on building nesting boxes/houses over water for mallard ducks. Should it be floating or fixed position with a post. This is my attempt at raise ducks. I have aprox 1/2 acre pond with very little cover around the pond. I have found one nest on the levy next to a very small sapling with briars around it. I fear that this nest will be destroyed and possibly loose the duck to predators. Any ideas will be greatly appreciated. Thanks
     

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