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A Bird’s Nest Built On the Front Door

I am sure that you have heard or seen some strange places where birds have made their nests.  Well, a


Killdeer Nest in Middle of a Busy Backyard

Last week, my sister was in the backyard of her small farm when a killdeer started squawking at her.  This


Mealworms for Bluebird: when, how & do it safety

I noted in my last blog article that “mealworms are the best food to feed bluebirds” according to the Michigan


Bird Photography Pro Interview: Roland Jordahl

Bird Photography Pro Interview: Roland Jordahl


A Change of Name: Common Gallinule

Chances are good that if you've seen and identified this bird before, you know it as the Common Moorhen (Gallinula...


Bird Photography Pro Interview: Saxon Holt

Bird Photography Pro Interview: Saxon Holt


Bird Photography Pro Interview: Marie Read

Bird Photography Pro Interview: Marie Read


Bird Photography Pro Interview: Kathy Adams Clark

Bird Photography Pro Interview: Kathy Adams Clark

Expert Bird Photography Tips

Expert Bird Photography Tips


What is That Black Duck with the White Bill?

The American coot looks like a black duck with a white beak, but it's actually a member of the rail...


Use a Hawk Picture to Scare Birds Away from Windows

One way to prevent birds from hitting glass is to place a picture or silhouette on the window. Try this...


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Herbs for Hummingbirds

I was looking around my herb garden this week doing some planning which includes replacing some herb plants our Hummingbirds


A Rare Sighting of an Arizona Cardinal Bird

Despite being featured as a popular sports team mascot, cardinals are rarely spotted throughout Arizona. See photos of an Arizona...


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How to Get Your Bird Houses Ready for Spring

Spring is in the air…finally! After what feels like a long and very cold winter, it’s finally beginning to feel