Re: Peewees (Magpie Larks) and Willie Wagtails

To: Jenny Bradford <>
Subject: Re: Peewees (Magpie Larks) and Willie Wagtails
From: James Davis <>
Date: Thu, 26 Nov 1998 15:27:36 +1000 (EST)

  In response to a similar problem I had to put up screens to cover the
windows visited by the birds.  Often it isn't necessary to cover the whole
window.  It may also be possible to erect shades to reduce the mirror
effect of the windows.  Good luck.

Cheers, Jim

Dr. Wm. James Davis, Editor
Interpretive Birding Bulletin

On Wed, 25 Nov 1998, Jenny Bradford wrote:

> Help!
> Has anybody got the ultimate solution to stop peewees attacking their
> reflections in windows?
> We have a pair who have just started this week, despite our having only last
> weekend stuck up a Birds Australia anti-crash hawk in the same windows.
> They spend about 5 minutes every half hour, throwing themselves at the
> window with such vigour, I am afraid they might injure themselves.
> Jenny Bradford, Pomona, Qld
> Jenny B's Flower & Crystal Essences

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