Bird Hides - designs

To: Greg & Val Clancy <>, "" <>
Subject: Bird Hides - designs
From: Peter Shute <>
Date: Mon, 22 Mar 2010 12:18:21 +1100
Good point, and that's exactly what I end up doing.  I also hate being forced 
to sit to see out, especially when the seats are too close or too far away from 
the wall, which they always are if fixed in place.

Some hides use reflective glass (perspex) instead.  While they're a bit 
annoying to look through, they can give a very wide field of view without 
having to install lots of flaps to cover the different height openings.

Peter Shute

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Greg & Val Clancy 
> Sent: Monday, 22 March 2010 10:27 AM
> To: Peter Shute; 
> Cc: 'Birding-Aus Aus'
> Subject: Re: [Birding-Aus] Bird Hides - designs
> One consideration when constructing a bird hide is to ensure
> that there are a number of windows at varying heights and
> ones that are suitable for scopes.  If people can't see well
> out of a hide they will just walk around outside potentially
> causing disturbance to the birds.  Remember some birdos are tall.

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