Looking after garden wildlife in Winter

Make sure wildlife has access to water.  If it’s likely to freeze, putting a floating object, like a small ball, in the water.  You can also add warm water to melt the ice. Bird feeders and bird baths should be cleaned before refilling to prevent the spread of diseases such as avian pox. Clean out bird boxes ready for the new breeding season.  It’s best to do this during the day as some birds may be using the boxes for

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