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Kaitlin Stainbrook

location-pin Milwaukee, Wisconsin

School: Beloit College

Expertise: Birding, gardening

Kaitlin Stainbrook

  • Written for: Mental Floss, Birds & Blooms, Travel + Leisure, Bustle and more.

Experience

Kaitlin Stainbrook has been writing about birding and gardening for nearly a decade. As the associate editor of Birds & Blooms magazine, she wrote and edited articles across a wide range of topics from houseplants to hummingbirds. She's worked closely with top birding and gardening experts and continues to learn everything she can about the natural world around us.

Education

Bachelor's degree in creative writing and Japanese from Beloit College

Birds & Blooms Editorial Policies


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Articles

How to Identify an Orchard Oriole

Attract a nectar-loving orchard oriole to your yard with fruit. Learn their range, favorite foods, and what the male and females look like.

The Best Birding Hotspot in Every State

Go birding across America—just grab a pair of binoculars and hit the road. Check out our favorite birding hotspot in each state!

Korean Spice Viburnum Care and Growing Tips

Korean spice viburnum flowers pack a cinnamon-scented punch. Learn more about this low-maintenance deciduous shrub.