Many birds attract humans by beautiful beaks they possess. Beaks or bills are multi-function organs helpful in survival of birds. Many characteristics of birds are revealed by examinng their beaks.
Winter Bird Feeding Tips: Bird Feeders, Shelter and Drinking Water
Killdeer are my favorite birds! I just love writing and talking about them. I enjoy observing them as well. Here are a few things that I've learned.
Do you know why Ben Franklin wanted to name the wild turkey as our national symbol instead of the bald eagle? Do you know what a hen turkey looks like, or how many eggs she lays? Find out the answers to these...
Short Eared Owl Birding is one of the fastest growing activities on the planet. So if you are thinking about getting into this fantastic activity then let me share some tips for bird watching beginners with you. You...
I used to live in the wooded area of Owensburg, Indiana. One late afternoon in October 2003, I decided to take Mike, my red and white Bassett hound, for a walk on our land. Mike was now lame, when a neighbor's pickup...
Protect Your Backyard Birds While Adding Natural Beauty to Your Yard. One of the best and easiest ways to help your backyard birds will also benefit you. Learn how to add year round beauty and interest to your...
Uncooked rice will make a birds stomach swell up and explode! True or False? Hummingbirds never land, they always hover. Right or Wrong? If you feed peanut butter to birds, it will stick to the roof of their mouths...
The Ivory billed woodpecker is thought to be extinct. Yet controversial sightings of the ivory billed woodpecker give hope to those who believe the ivory bill lives on in the southeastern US, with pictures, video, and...
Bird watching is an enjoyable outdoor hobby to experience. Bring a pair of binoculars, a camera, a bird field guide, and your pen and notebook. Bird watching is an educational and fun activity.
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