The American Goldfinch is one of the last songbirds to breed each summer. By the time they have young in...
Hummingbird Mister DIY Bird Bath
Create a hummingbird mister to give these little jewels a place to bathe and play!
Glass Jar Homemade Hummingbird Feeder
Attracting hummingbirds is easy and fun with this homemade hummingbird feeder made with a baby food jar.
Glass Bottle Homemade Hummingbird Feeder
Save money while attracting hummingbirds by creating this homemade hummingbird feeder from a glass bottle and some copper wire.
How to Make Easy DIY Oriole Feeders
The secret to attracting orioles? Oranges! These two kinds of DIY oriole feeders are easy to make, and orioles will...
You won’t attract the Eastern Bluebird to your yard with seed, but there is another secret ingredient that will surely...
Growing Lettuce to Attract Birds
Grow lettuce in your garden to attract birds like goldfinches and other backyard birds.
Build a One-Board DIY Birdhouse
A DIY birdhouse doesn’t get any easier than this! Learn how to build a nest box from single pine board.
Bird Bath Tips for Winter Birds
Winter birds need water too, but bird baths often freeze over. Get cost-saving tips for offering water to birds during...
Wild Bird Diseases
Seeing sick birds at your feeder can be a concern. Learn what diseases affect wild birds and how you can...
Ultimate Guide to Watching Birds in Every Season
Watching birds brings new excitement every day. Get our checklists for birding season by season.
True Colors: Decoding Bird Plumage
Brilliantly colored bird feathers serve many purposes. Learn how bird plumage protects and helps wild birds.
The Rewards of Weekend Birding
Too busy for birdwatching during the week? Try these tips to make the most of your weekend birding.
How to Introduce Kids to Birding and Nature
Get children to love birding, and those young birders become lifelong nature lovers.
How to Identify Birds
Knowing a few simple tricks can make it easier to identify birds. Get bird ID tips from an expert.
A Chic Chick’s Guide to Birding
Birding with a friend is twice as nice! Gather your girlfriends and check out our guide to the best “chick”...
Can Birds Smell or Taste?
Readers often wonder “can birds smell?” or “can birds taste?” Learn about bird senses from our expert.
Birding for Small Spaces
Attracting birds doesn’t take a lot of space. Try our tips for birding in small spaces like balconies or windowsills.
Follow Bird Flyways to See Migrating Birds
Want to find bird migration hotspots and see lots of migrating birds? Check out the four top North American bird...
Bird Mating: Who’s the Boss?
When it comes to bird mating for species like American Robins and House Wrens, it’s the female birds who run...