Early last year, I posted about the fact that we had made a squirrel baffle by tying the large bird seed bag on the pole that our bird feeder was on. You can click through to see a photo and read about the design.
I had always been astonished that the squirrels seemed to have given up trying to circumvent it, since they are known for their persistence.
Today I found out why. Here is what turned out to be inside the bag:
And so there you have it. The most effective squirrel baffle of all is a large upside-down bird seed bag…with a wasp nest in it!