Bird Nesting

Have you spotted a nesting bird in your yard? Our birding pros share their expertise on attracting birds and encouraging bird nesting in the backyard and beyond.

Identifying sparrows: Look for the eye line to ID chipping sparrows. This one is pictured with Texas lupines.

Identifying Chipping Sparrows

Bring this cheery summer visitor into your backyard with our top tips for identifying and attracting chipping sparrows.

How to Attract Bluebirds

How to Attract Bluebirds

Wondering how to attract bluebirds to your backyard? We’ll show you how with these tips and tricks from our experts.

How to Attract Orioles

How to Attract Orioles

The early bird gets the worm when it comes to attracting orioles to your backyard. Find out more about the oriole family and how to bring them to your yard.

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painted buntings

does anyone know if the male painted buntings migrate before the female do? i'm still seeing anywhere from one to 3 female, but haven't seen a male in…
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Feeding wild birds from the kitchen & cupboards

I have an over abundance of dried lentils. They look like something the birds would like. Can I give dried lentils to the backyard birds? Thank you. Catherine
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