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Eagle Scout builds Owl Nest Boxes for Elementary Schools November 20, 2014

Posted by bsciencecenter in Uncategorized.

The Science Center would like to recongnize Chris Oakes for recently completing his eagle scout project.  His project included designing, building and installing owl nest boxes at each of the 4 elementary schools.  Each school has two boxes located in different areas of the school.

Chris Box cropped

Eagle Scout Chris Oakes




Owl Nest House Building




Completed Owl Nest Boxes with Community Help



Installing the Tree Anchors



Attaching the Nest Box



Hanging the Nest Boxes at Fox Hill School



Adding Nest Material



Securing the Nest Box


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Final Adjustments


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We are very proud of Chris and want to thank him and the other volunteers for their hard work and dedication.  We hope to check the boxes this winter.


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