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Nest-Building Materials

Soon I will be watching our backyard birds gathering materials to build their nests. For…

Where The Birds Are

When I was a very new birder, and barely knew the birds in my backyard,…

Rain Water Collection

Today’s rain and our fast-melting snow reminds me that, for a couple of years now,…

From Our Community

Mystery Bird Call Solved!!! Barred Owl!

All Summer I have been hearing this very long call answered by another at night. It did not sound like any hoot or screech I am familiar with.…
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What Bird or Bird Behavior Tells You Fall Has Arrived?

Hard to believe it's almost Labor Day Weekend (or "Labour Day", for you Canadians)! In many places, that means summer is almost over and fall weather will be…
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