Web Analytics Made Easy - StatCounter
Come late summer you may see bald birds hanging around your feeders

Come late summer you may see bald birds hanging around your feeders

<

Bald birds, like this Blue Jay, may show up at your feeder during the late summer ...

When a bird, such as a cardinal, gets an infestation of feather mites,

Since August, I've had a sizable flock - or maybe flocks - of Blue Jays that make several noisy forays against my bird feeders every day.

Tight shot of a hummingbird, iridescent green above and white below, perched on the

Sage grouse

Preventing disease: What's the best way to clean your bird feeders?

We're often asked a variety of questions about the local bird population at Woodstock Hardware. Here are the current top 10 most frequently asked backyard ...

We're often asked a variety of questions about the local bird population at Woodstock Hardware. Here are the current top 10 most frequently asked backyard ...

A Carolina Wren bursts into song. Photo by Laura Frazier from Middleway, WV.

Backyard Birds

Wild Birds Unlimited (Gainesville, FL)

Everyone knows that doves are peaceful and jays are feisty… right? If you have ever watched birds interacting at your feeders you know that some species are ...

The Blackpoll Warbler, a late migrant, may be seen into June as the species

"Bald Cardinal" by buddhaflyz is licensed under CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) / Cropped original video still

We're often asked a variety of questions about the local bird population at Woodstock Hardware. Here are the current top 10 most frequently asked backyard ...

Swamp Sparrow

FAQs About Birds

Why You're Seeing More Hawks at Your Birdfeeder

GET GROWING WITH THE MASTER GARDENERS: Wise bird feeding tips

Wild Bird Houses, Feeder, & Seed

NOBODY'S GOING TO STARVE around here, even if I take down the bird feeder from April to Thanksgiving or so. That's my usual routine, aimed to discourage ...

Pests be gone! Discover seven smart ways to keep backyard bugs away from feeders.

We're often asked a variety of questions about the local bird population at Woodstock Hardware. Here are the current top 10 most frequently asked backyard ...

Be patient, and the birds will return to your feeders once the natural food stores begin to dwindle.

Northern Cardinals know how to shake their tail feathers

We're often asked a variety of questions about the local bird population at Woodstock Hardware. Here are the current top 10 most frequently asked backyard ...

After the last Ice Age, the now-extinct heath hen were among the birds

Downy Woodpeckers having an altercation. Photo by Helena Garcia.

We're often asked a variety of questions about the local bird population at Woodstock Hardware. Here are the current top 10 most frequently asked backyard ...

Have You Seen This Bird?

A Photo Essay of the Birds in My Backyard

If you took down your bird feeders last summer, it's time to put them back up. Dark eyed juncos are especially noticeable foraging on the ground under the ...

Catch them Now before they're Gone: Bird Migration in Central Park in late May

Full Episode; Backyard Feeding ...

Bird Table News

common yellowthroat

U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service - Migratory Bird Program | Conserving America's Birds

Marc Folco: The Great Backyard Bird Count - News - southcoasttoday.com - New Bedford, MA

A male Baltimore oriole visits a feeder offering grape jelly. Photo by Tammy Simmons.

Yellow warbler (Setophaga petechia)

On the Lookout: BirdSpotter Data Entry Winner

Hummingbird and praying mantis

IN JACKSON HOLE, creatures that form gangs and chase invaders live in places many of us overlook. They would eat us, if given the chance.

How to Attract Goldfinches With Your Garden

... you can often find the nesting birds later in the summer. Palm warbler (Setophaga palmarum)

WATCH: What You Should Know About The Fall Migration Of Hummingbirds- Southern Living

Grosbeaks And Redpolls Flock To Ontario Feeders — Feb. 22, 2019

When the National Bird Is a BurdenWhen the National Bird Is a Burden. Bald eagles have ...

Egrets and their relatives wander widely in summer

Bald Eagle. Bald Eagle. You can find ...

The Blue Jay is a beautiful and intelligent bird with some interesting behaviors.

What Valentine's Day Birds Can Tell You About Your Love Life

Blue Jay displacing a chickadee. Illustration by Liz Clayton Fuller. Because interpreting behavior can be difficult, we have ...

This female ruby throated humming bird stopped for about 30 seconds.  Luckily I

We're talking about the best ways to feed birds and keep them ...

Getting started in birding and spotting interesting birds like this Northern Flicker is easy for beginners

Learn what foods are best for winter bird feeding. Photo by Barb Fuller.

Wisconsin snow means cardinals likely to return to feeders | Two Rivers Woodland Dunes

Common Nighthawk

A yellow-rumped warbler, a common winter visitor to Southern California, is attracted to a suet feeder. Photo: J.J. Meyer

Cape May warbler (Setophaga tigrina)

Pine siskins are often overlooked at feeders, but they are interesting little birds.

Photo by Chris Bosak A male indigo bunting eats seeds from a platform feeder in Danbury

Yes, That Bald Bird Is A Bald Cardinal…Probably

Ruby-throated Hummingbirds: Wintering northward at a nectar feeder near you?

says Dwaine Oakley of the blue jay, P.E.I.'s provincial bird. (Submitted by Dwaine Oakley)

Top 10 Things to Watch For in the Backyard in Autumn »

A feeder at Sinclair hosted a nice flock of Evening Grosbeaks, some late young Red-winged Blackbirds and at least 5 Canada Jays tusseling with the Blue Jays ...

Bell's Vireo

Terry Sullivan spotted an evening grosbeak, a bird usually seen here only in winter, and rarely at that, at his feeder in Sag Harbor last week and again on ...

Starting on January 1st, 2017, I will begin my Photo Big Year- I will see how many species I can photograph over a years time. You can follow my progress ...

P.E.I. photographer Paul Gauthier calls this one 'doing what they do best' — hogging the feeder! (Submitted by Paul Gauthier)

Rose-breasted grosbeaks can usually be heard, and glimpsed, at the garden's woodland edge, but with a feeder up I was up-close host to many of them all ...

What is the most attractive feeder food for cardinals? What types of feeders do they favor? These are important questions if you're looking for ways to ...

Pine warbler (Setophaga pinus)

To get a more detailed look at what birds are around, be sure to check the Friday night weekly QUINTE AREA BIRD REPORT. The Report includes sightings from ...

Sometimes, your only view of a bird is a silhouette. With experience, your ID skills will help you realize this is a Brown Creeper.

Jim Williams • Special to the Star Tribune

Male indigo bunting

We get a little sunshine and people want to rush to put out the oriole feeders. That's good! Better to put the feeders out too early than too late.

Adult begging quivering

How to Attract Owls to Your Yard With an Owl Box

To attract Baltimore orioles by feeding, have the food out by the end of April

How Often Should I Clean My Bird Feeders?

Frequently Asked Questions

Birds to Watch For At your feeder: mountain and black-capped chickadees, nuthatches. In aspen trees: woodpeckers, chickadees, house wrens

Feeding birds is a way of inviting unexpected natural beauty into your yard, every day. House Finches by Alan Barnard/BirdSpotter.

Western Tanager

Photo by Chris Bosak A ruby-throated hummingbird perches on a branch near a feeder

black capped chickadee

... out to see this bird feeding on the orange. This ...

And, how to do I keep certain birds from emptying my feeders?

For some of us, this season is not all about carols, presents, and audacious sweaters. It's Christmas Bird Count season! It's time to gather with friends, ...

... some time along the South Holston River in late July. Egrets, herons and other wading birds often wander into some unexpected locations in late summer.

katrinas barred owl