Home-made Insect Hotel. Part 2 - Suspended Eco Lodge for Hibernation. Hotel a Insectes Suspendu.

About: I live in a forest garden by the sea in an old Celtic longhouse in the Baie de Mont Saint Michel, France. Before I escaped and became a happy peasant, I had three jobs and one half day a week in which to be ...

Simple but aesthetically pleasing suspended house, which you can fill with materials of your own choice, dependent on the insect life you wish to attract. A practical and useful gift and again suitable as a project for children, when given in kit form with some of the cutting already accomplished.

Insect hotels provide a safe, warm and cosy haven for insects during their Winter in hibernation. Happily this will then lead them to stay on into Spring and turn your Eco Lodge into a honeymoon hotel with the chance of a permanent occupancy and more insects to pollinate your garden and balance its ecosystem.

For information and help with finding, choosing, transporting and dismantling pallets:
http://thegreenlever.blogspot.fr/2011/11/how-to-collect-pallets.html
http://thegreenlever.blogspot.fr/2011/11/few-guidelines-for-collecting-pallets.html
using and working with natural paints and pigments:
http://thegreenlever.blogspot.fr/2012/02/using-natural-earth-and-mineral.html
Public Domain Music from 'A Tiny Window' http://archive.org/details/SecondJamWithMarkHewins
and also at: http://soundsfromthespring.blogspot.fr/

Simple mais esthétiquement agréable maison suspendue, que vous pouvez remplir avec des matériaux de votre choix, dépendant des insectes que vous souhaitez attirer. Un cadeau pratique et utile et approprié comme projet pour les enfants, lorsqu'il est administré sous forme de kit avec une partie de la coupe déjà accomplie.

En raison de la perte d'habitat, couplée à l'utilisation des pesticides, plusieurs espèces d'insectes sont en déclin. Les Hôtels fournir un environnement sécuritaire, chaleureux et confortable pour passer l'hiver en hibernation. Heureusement, ce sera alors les amener à rester sur place en printemps et tournez votre Eco Lodge dans un hôtel 'lune de miel' avec la possibilité d'une occupation permanente.

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