Birdboxes to help reduce leatherjackets

Golfbaan Landgoed Bergvliet

Netherlands

Written by: Rob van Hoof

In 2018 & 2019 we placed 100 starling boxes and tit boxes on the golf course. These birds have the task to reduce the population of grubs and leatherjackets on the course. These birds have been promoted as magpies and crows create a lot of damage on the golf course when they are seeking for these insects.

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