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What sounds like several different species of birds in your trees might only be one
They say imitation is the sincerest form of flattery. If that's the case, mockingbirds are gaining a lot of friends. Keith Arnold is a professor emeritus at Texas A&M University. He says...
Close observation of bird behaviors and characteristics can help you pinpoint the species
Radio interview source: Steve Dinsmore, Avian Ecologist, Iowa State University Listen to the radio mp3 or read below Most of us are used to seeing the regular birds that visit the yard such...
The only birds in the coop should be yours
Radio interview source: Jesse Lyons, Extension Poultry Specialist, University of Missouri Listen to the radio mp3 or read below Sometimes the chicken coop will become a favorite hangout for...
Cooking is for the birds and they appreciate it!
Radio interview source: Bill Thompson, Editor, Bird Watcher's Digest Listen to the radio story mp3 or read below Make your own bird suet and watch them flock to your yard for a filling...
Follow these tips to keep birds coming back to your place.
House sparrows are often called flying rats because they compete for nesting and feeding sites of other birds. It's hard to eliminate them, but you can take steps to reduce their numbers.
Radio interview source: Bill Thompson, Bird Expert Listen here to the radio story (mp3) or read below Finches, cardinals, and woodpeckers are pesky birds, but are often more...
Ever wonder what might go "bump in the night" in your backyard? Well, with the advent of technology and inspiration from the hunting community, wonder no more. The proof is in the digital...
Keep these charming creatures on your acreage with these tips.
Michigan resident and hobby photographer Lynne Kasey submitted a series of vibrant bird photos she's taken around her property. Enjoy her breathtaking shots!
Housing birds isn't as easy as putting up a birdhouse; take these tips into consideration!