ABSTRACT The use of two birdbaths, situated at different distances from cover, and a garden pond was recorded over a 12-month period.Thirty species used the birdbaths but only eleven used the pond, which received only 2% of the total visits recorded.There were seasonal differences in the number of species and number of visits to the birdbaths, and most species showed a marked preference for the bi


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