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Dana's Earth Day Project: Pinecone Bird Feeders

Those pine cones don't have to go into the garbage! See how to put them back in the tree's to feed the birds.

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    It's so easy to get these guys off of your lawn and back into the tree's to feed the birds! Keep going to see how... Photo credit: Flickr/FlackJacket2010
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    Find out more info at the Houston Zoo
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    To get started, choose what you're going to put on the pine cones to make the bird food stick. It should be an edible substance like: Honey Photo credit: Flickr - nanamin2003
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    or maple syrup Photo credit: Flickr - astanleyjones
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    and even peanut butter will work. Photo credit: Getty Images
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    Then add your bird seed on top. Photo credit: Flickr - Leo Reynolds
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    And voila! Tie string to the top and it's ready to go back into the tree for all the birds to get a quick snack! Photo credit: Flickr - Tobyotter