How Do Hummingbirds Survive Snow and Cold Weather?
Hummingbirds are tough and tiny birds. Learn how to keep feeding them during winter and the truth behind common myths...
The Best Way to Attract Birds That Don’t Visit Bird Feeders
Attract towhees, juncos, sparrows and more by serving food on all available flat surfaces. Learn the best tips to attract...
This Hummingbird Feeder Looks Just Like a Ferris Wheel!
Attract more hummingbirds to visit your yard with this whimsical sugar water feeder.
Can You Guess the Official State Bird of All 50 States?
Cardinals, robins, and wrens, oh my! Take this quiz to see if you can correctly guess the official state bird...
How to Feed and Attract Birds All Year Long
As the seasons and weather conditions change, switch up what you're serving in your bird feeders to attract more birds...
How to Make a Pine Cone Bird Feeder
Teach your kids and grandkids about nature by making this easy homemade bird feeder. Woodpeckers and nutchatches will love it!
Build a DIY Hummingbird Swing for Tiny Fliers to Perch On
Hummingbirds need perches along with feeders and nectar plants. Make a whimsical swing to attract more hummingbirds to visit your...
Endangered California Condors Spotted at Sequoia National Park
The endangered raptors, once extinct in the wild, were seen at the California national park for the first time in...
Is This White Bird an Albino Crow?
This white-feathered crow stands out from the other birds in its flock. Learn how to tell if it's a rare...
Watch Baby Birds With Nest Cams and in Your Backyard
After the excitement of viewing nest cams, you may want to observe nesting birds in your yard. Before you do,...
Do Hostas Attract Hummingbirds?
Hummingbirds and hostas are both treasured by gardeners. See why they go well together.
How to Repair a Cracked Birdbath
Learn how to fix a cracked birdbath so your backyard birds can continue to use it.
What Happens to Birds in a Hurricane?
Find out how powerful hurricanes impact songbirds, seabirds and more, and learn how you can help in the aftermath.
Meet the Best Bird Dads and Learn How They Help Out Around The Nest
Celebrate the hardest-working feathered fathers out there! These great bird dads don't fly away when the chicks hatch.
Become a Birds & Blooms Field Editor
Want to Join the Birds & Blooms Field Editors? Here’s How! We’ve created a private Facebook community for our volunteer
Laugh and Learn With the Nature Art of Rosemary Mosco
Who says learning can't be fun? Rosemary Mosco's delightful nature art will capture your heart in "Birding Is My Favorite...
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...
The Winner of the 2017 Backyard Photo Contest!
We announce the winner of the 2017 Backyard Photo Contest!
Create a Hummingbird-Friendly Plant Combo
Mix annuals from White Flower Farm for a plant container hummingbirds can't resist.
Must-See Hummingbird Videos You Can’t Miss
From nest building to snoring (yes, snoring!), the behavior captured in these hummingbird videos will captivate your bird-loving heart.
Don’t Miss the Latest Snowy Owl Irruption
2018 was another great year for snowy owl sightings. Learn what causes these irruptions and how to take advantage of...
Puffin to Porg: How Nature Inspired Star Wars
The porgs seen in Star Wars: The Last Jedi weren't originally in the script. But the puffin population on Skellig...
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...