Irruption Alert: Look for Evening Grosbeaks at Bird Feeders
Backyard birders should watch for evening grosbeaks in winter 2020. The annual finch forecast also reveals other species you might see at feeders.
House Finches and Purple Finches: How to Tell the Difference
House finches and purple finches look very similar. Birding experts explain how backyard birders can identify these finches.
Meet the Towhees: The Birds Scratching Up a Storm in your Backyard
Look down! That noise under your shrubs is a shy, ground-feeding towhee in search of its next meal.
Once grouped with its eastern counterpart in a species called the rufous-sided towhee, the Spotted Towhee now has its own...