Hi, I have moved into a relative new build house in the centre of the complex. The garden is just turf, no trees yet and bounded by fence on 2 sides and garage/house on the other 2.
I have put out a pole feeding station with 5 different feeders and a water dish about a month ago but have not seen any sign of bird life on it yet. Is there a good way to draw the birds in quicker or is it just an element of patience?
Hi Richard Patience is the main key, but also providing some sort of cover for any potential birds you may get would help. Also, this time of year the natural world provides a rich bounty for many of our garden species, with plenty of berries, and insects still about too. As the weather turns colder I would have thought more will visit you. We moved into a similar sounding property in March, and it was a good 6 or 8 weeks before we had anything more than sparrows and starlings visit. Stick with it, and as you are having few visitors don't forget to check the food isn't rotting in the feeders as the weather has been so wet recently
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