Butterfly Garden Kit Observe the transformation of a caterpiller into a beautiful Painted Lady Butterfly right in your classroom. Each kit contains a windowed observation box, butterfly feeding kit, instructions on butterfly care and life history information. Also included is a postpaid coupon redeemable for a container of 3-5 caterpillers and sufficent nutrient to complete their development. Upon receipt of live caterpillers, allow 3 weeks for their development into butterflies. (Live caterpillers cannot be shipped to Hawaii or outside the U.S.) KT-130.............$23.75
Caterpiller Replacement Coupon Redeemable for live butterfly culture, which consists of 3-5 caterpillars and sufficent nutrient to complete their development. (Cannot be shipped to Hawaii or outside the U.S.) KT-131 ............$15.50
The Family Butterfly Book With full-color photographs and illustrations throughout, this book explains how to identify, care for, and raise butterflies in your own backyard, whether you live in an urban or rural setting. 176 pages, paperback. BK-143......................$16.95
Kestrel/Screech Owl Nest Box Kit
Studies have shown that the population of certain raptor species can be increased by placing nest boxes in areas where natural nest sites are scarce or lacking. Both North American kestrels and screech owls nest in tree cavities and will readily accept this box as a place to raise their young. Each kit contains all the materials necessary to assemble your own nest box for a pair of kestrels or screech owls. Complete with instructions on assembly and placement. Life history information included. A great school project.
Bluebird House Due to habitat destruction and competition from introduced species such as the English Sparrow and European Starling, the bluebird has become rare in the Eastern U.S.. Constructed of 3/4" rough cut lumber, this box design is based on years of research on bluebird nesting habits. Allows for easy cleaning and monitoring. Comes with complete instructions on placement and tips on how to attract bluebirds. NB-120.....................$35.00
Bluebird House Kit Comes with complete assembly instructions, hardware and tips on placement. NB-121......................$26.00
Birds in Nest Boxes- How to Help, Study and Enjoy Birds When Snags are Scarce Contains 150 color photos of birds, nest boxes, nestlings, and eggs. This book will help you discover the fascination and importance of nest box monitoring. Information on the stages of the nesting cycle, creating homes for wildlife, putting up nest boxes, and tips for getting the best results are provided. Paperback, 144 pages. BK-145...................$15.95