Browsing Tag

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  • Learn how to make a brush pile for your birds.

    Help Birds with a Brush Pile

    Here are some tips for you when cleaning up your yard for the last time this fall. Leave a brush pile for your birds. Creating a pristine lawn with not a weed in sight doesn’t really…

  • Tips to get ready for winter and care for your birds.

    Get Ready for Winter

    The falling leaves remind us northerners that it’s time to start getting ready for winter bird feeding! Here’s a little checklist to help you prepare for a magical fall and winter of backyard bird watching. Make…

  • Being a bird is thirsty work!

    Being a Bird is Thirsty Work!

    Do birds need a source of water in winter? Before you answer that, eat a handful of crackers or pretzels and take a brisk walk outside. How thirsty are you? Aren’t you glad you have an unfrozen source…

  • Birdbaths are one of the things in your yard that can help birds year-round.

    Helping Birds in Early Spring

    For some of us, it may not seem like spring is on its way with all the snow we’ve been getting.  But snow or not, mating season is starting and our wild birds need our help…