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Tree Swallows Return

Tree Swallows are one of my favorite birds because they are one of the earliest…

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,…

From Our Community

Cute but not morbid!

I just had to share this story with you.  As some of you know, I love birds and I like adding bird feeders/houses to my property.  Every time…
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Look at this squirrel. Do you think it's stealing the bird seeds?

I know everything is bigger here, but I was shocked by the size of this squirrel.  I wonder why!!!!!  Those pesky animals keep interrupting my cardinals and blue…
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