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.

Birding Basics to Camouflaged Birds: Willow ptarmigan in winter

Birding Basics to Camouflaged Birds

Many camouflaged birds blend in with the background for their own survival—but you can spot them with the birding basics of how and where to look.

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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Happy Thanksgiving in the VSR…November 27

Good Morning all...the weather seems to have settled down, the rain is gone, the winds have died down. We will have a "mini" Thanksgiving dinner today...and have to…
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A prayer please for Sherry's Charlie,

She is taking him to The ER,  she said something is not right, can hardly walk and this morning he seems like he's drunk and slow.
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