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Habitat

  • Bird Watching Birds Habitat

    The Pileated Woodpecker

    The Cornell Lab of Ornithology describes the Pileated Woodpecker as “nearly as large as a crow…”. Wow, if you’ve ever seen one of these birds, they look way bigger than a crow!  So, I had to…

  • Birds Habitat

    Roosting Boxes for Birds

    Roosting boxes are an important, all-season addition to backyard habitats–and something that’s easy to install in your yard.  Roosting boxes protect birds from frigid winter conditions, driving rain and windy nights by offering shelter that they…

  • Make a brush pile to provide shelter for birds all year.
    Habitat

    How to Create Shelter

    When most people think of shelter for the birds, we think of birdhouses in spring and perhaps roosting boxes in winter where birds can escape cold, windy nights. Birdhouses and roosting boxes are wonderful additions to…

  • Learn more about wildlife certification here.
    Habitat

    Certified Wildlife Habitats

    Here we continue the series of videos produced by the National Wildlife Federation to help you learn how to provide food, shelter and water for birds and wildlife.  You don’t have to view the videos in…

  • Learn more about getting your backyard wildlife certified.
    Habitat

    Become Wildlife Certified

    Are you interested in helping wildlife and the environment?  Does your yard provide food, shelter and water for birds and other creatures?  If it does, the National Wildlife Federation has a program where they will certify…

  • You can attract hummingbirds with flowers!
    Habitat

    Attract Birds with Plants

    Feeding the birds is the most common way to attract beautiful birds into your yard.  Duncraft has thousands of bird feeding products to help you enjoy your birds! For all your bird feeding needs and wants,…

  • Habitat

    Welcome to Bird Feeding

    What’s more exciting for us birders than seeing a new bird at your feeder? The first time I saw Evening Grosbeaks appear at my feeder, and then come back with a fledgling a few days later—I couldn’t take…

  • Birds Habitat

    The Bluebird Chronicles III

    If there’s one thing about Nature–she makes us wait. We wait for the first green of spring, the heat of summer, the briskness of fall and the white of winter.  We wait for the birds to…

  • Male Eastern Bluebird (Sialia sialis) on a thorny branch.
    Habitat

    The Bluebird Chronicles II

    If there’s one thing about Nature, it’s that she makes us wait. We wait for the first green of spring, the heat of summer, the briskness of fall and the white of winter.  We wait for…