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 Banding and Citizen Science
Bird banding helps scientists understand behavior like bird migration. Learn about the process and how to report a banded bird.
Budget-Friendly Plants That Attract Birds
These budget-friendly plants attract birds to your backyard.
Small Trees That Attract Birds for Food, Shelter and Nesting
Attract more birds with these small trees and shrubs that provide food and shelter in all seasons. These varieties are...
How to Make Birdseed Suet Cupcakes
Feed birds with this simple and fun homemade birdseed suet recipe. Learn how easy it is to make birdseed suet...
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
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...
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...