Blue tit on feeder

Food and water for wildlife

There are loads of great ways to provide food and water for wildlife, varying in scale and complexity; from making a butterfly-bar to a pine-cone bird feeder.

This activity is about supplying water and the right food for a variety of wildlife, to encourage them to your grounds. 


Are you doing this activity as part of your Wild Challenge? Take a look at your progress and go for gold!


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What do I do?

  1. Choose the animal or bird that you’d like to feed
  2. Research the types of food they like
  3. Make or set up feeders

You could use our How to sheets to help you.

Welsh resources:

Don't forget to tell us when you have completed the activity! When you mark the activity as complete, you will be asked to upload a photo, drawing, painting or a piece of writing talking about your experience to help earn your award.


Completing the activity

Use the 'Mark as complete' button at the top of this page to tell us you've completed your activity. You'll need to show us what you did by uploading photos of your feeders, or even the animals that are using them. You could write a description of what you did or even draw pictures.

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