Backyard Birding

Is Your Yard Ready for Fall Migration?

Ever since the summer solstice, the days have been inching and tiptoeing ever shorter, as summer starts to pull the curtain of twilight earlier and hit the roost. I hate that. But wishing for eternal, long days of wonderfulness just ain’t in the cards. The birds are packing their belongings and gathering their now fully … Read more

Summertime Backyard Birding Tips

Theatre fans might remember Porgy and Bess. “Summertime and the livin’ is easy…” As the days lengthen and the trees put on their verdant foliage, birds begin to nest and brood. This is a strenuous time for our feathered neighbors and our yards serve as their native habitat. A little extra food from a bird feeder … Read more

Make Your Backyard Bird Friendly

  There are thousands of opportunities each year to host tiny visitors in your backyard garden. Whether you’re looking to attract an elusive little Bluebird or a flamboyant and sometimes pesky Jay, these simple steps will help you bring new guests into your yard this Spring! The importance of backyard birding It is estimated that more than … Read more