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Habitat

  • Birds Habitat Press Releases Solutions

    National Wildlife Week

    National Wildlife Week (NWW) is a week-long celebration of wildlife and the outdoors that aims to connect people with nature, foster awareness of the natural world and inspire stewardship throughout the year. The National Wildlife Federation…

  • Birds Habitat Summer

    Celebrate Earth Day!

    Earth Day is celebrated on April 22nd, and began in 1970 after the senator from Wisconsin, Gaylord Nelson, announced the idea of a nationwide day to teach awareness of the environment. Now Earth Day and Earth Week are…

  • Birds Habitat

    Do Birds Mate for Life?

    We’re all familiar with the age-old tale of “the birds and the bees” – yet even though birds are included in this childhood allegory, they’re not exactly among the best exemplars of what we might deem…

  • Discover Plum Island, Massachusetts for the best birding around.
    Habitat

    National Wildlife Refuge

    Plum Island is an 8 mile long barrier island off the coast of Newburyport, Massachusetts. At the southern end is Parker River National Wildlife Refuge. Located on the Atlantic Flyway, it’s a vital stopover for migrating…

  • Birds Habitat

    Tales from Our Retail Store

    As many of you know, Duncraft is a family-run company.  One of our younger employees is Jacob Kimball, grandson of Mike Dunn and representing the fourth generation of Dunns to be employed at Duncraft.   Jake has…

  • Habitat Solutions Squirrels

    New Diversion Feeders

    Squirrels are so smart!  It seems they love the challenge of getting your birds’ seed, and try every conceivable antic to land on your bird feeder.  And they seem to like a challenge when it comes…

  • 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…