Backyard Citizen Science for Nature Lovers
Count birds, report caterpillars, plan a habitat... there's something for every nature lover to enjoy with these backyard citizen science...
Baking the Bird Cookies of North America
Would you try baking detailed and accurate bird cookies of every species in the field guide? Sarah MacLean is taking...
Bird Mimics and Mimicry: Three Birds to Know
Tune in to the copycat songs of mockingbirds, catbirds and thrashers.
5 Birding Apps to Give Your Skills a Boost
You never leave home without your phone, so install these birding apps and you'll have guides, checklists, and more at...
Bird Irruption: A Sudden Surge of Birds
Keep a close eye on your feeders this winter. Hungry, nomadic birds from the far north may make an unexpected...
Ask the Experts: Do Birds Get Dependent on Feeders?
Do backyard birds become overly dependent on bird feeders for food? Find out the answer from our birding experts.
Seasonal Changes in Bird Behaviors
This past week was an exciting one here in Tampa. After months of oppressive heat and humidity, the first cold
Ask the Bird Experts: Is It Titmouses or Titmice?
Our bird experts explain titmouses/titmice, using bacon grease in suet, and more!
Western Birds and Their Eastern Counterparts
Many western birds look somewhat familiar to eastern eyes. Take a look at some common western birds and their eastern...
These Wildlife Rehab Centers are Doing Amazing Work for Birds and Other Wild Animals
Meet the heroes who gladly answer the call to care for wildlife.
What to Look for When Identifying a Bird
One big challenge when people start birding is to know what they really need to look for when they identifying...
Meet Merlin: the Must-Have Bird ID App
Solve bird ID mysteries with the help of Cornell Lab of Ornithology's app.
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...
Bird Species Profile: Little Blue Heron
Check out my top 5 interesting facts about Little Blue Herons!
Low Tide Beach Birding Tips
Headed to the beach to check out the shore birds? Get birding tips to make the most of your time...
Identifying Birds by Their Song
Did you know that simply hearing a bird counts as an ID? For visually impaired people who are beginning birding,...
Birding Guidelines: Birdhouse Hole Size Chart
Just as habitat matters, so does the birdhouse. Follow the guidelines on this birdhouse hole size chart to make sure...
Cooperative Bird Behavior
Don’t underestimate the ability of birds to work as a team for survival, nest building and feeding.
5 Tips for Helping Birds This Winter
Here are five tips for helping the birds survive the coming cold months.
True Colors: Decoding Bird Plumage
Brilliantly colored bird feathers serve many purposes. Learn how bird plumage protects and helps wild birds.