skip to Main Content The Rithet's Bog Conservation Society is a non-profit volunteer organization.

Swallow Boxes

Swallows return to the island to nest each spring, and we have provided homes at the bog for these graceful, insect-eating birds. Knowledgeable volunteers have built nest boxes customized for Violet Green Swallows, and mounted them on signposts throughout the…

Read More

Customizing Bird Houses for Swallows

Violet Green and Tree Swallows are wonderful agents for biological mosquito control, but people who put up nest boxes hoping to attract swallows are often disappointed when English house sparrows take up residence. Victoria swallow enthusiasts Malcolm and Christina have…

Read More
Back To Top
×Close search