Browsing Tag

spring

  • Learn more about when orioles migrate and what they do to prepare.

    About Migrating Orioles

    In this article, we’re going to learn about when orioles migrate and how we can help. When do orioles migrate? How can I help orioles prepare for fall migration? When will orioles arrive in the spring?…

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    Birdhouse Infographic

    Please note, this article includes an infographic with information about “How to Choose a Birdhouse.” Scroll down to view the infographic.  Attract birds this nesting season When you’re choosing a birdhouse for your yard, there are…

  • Did you know? Wood Frogs sound like ducks.

    Invisible Ducks

    Years ago I was camping in the Adirondacks in mid-April. I had just started birding, so I was thrilled to hear large groups of ducks quacking away in the woods. So off I went, in pursuit…

  • Bluebirds are a sign of spring!

    Bluebirds — A Sign of Spring

    You may not be thinking about spring right now, but the bluebirds are! They have already started on their northern migration, and they’re looking around for prime real estate. Eastern Bluebirds normally start scouting out their nesting…

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    When to Set Up Birdhouses

    There’s much more to birding than simply staking a feeder into the ground or hanging a bird house on a tree. A great deal of thought and planning can go into the placement of the feeder…

  • Read one woman's story about starting to feed the birds.

    My First Bird Feeder

    I bought my first bird feeder this weekend! The second I put it up, I looked around, expectantly. Where are all the birds? I experienced what most beginning birders must feel: a sense of awe mixed…

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    Help Nesting Birds

    It’s spring and already the chirps of winter birds have changed to songs that attract mates and define territories. Soon the migratory birds will be arriving to join them and beginning their yearly nesting ritual. Backyard…

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    Help Nesting Birds

    It’s March and already the chirps of winter birds have changed to songs that attract mates and define territories.  Soon the migratory birds will be arriving to join them and beginning their yearly nesting ritual. Back…

  • Red-winged Blackbird seen in springtime.

    The Red Badge of Spring

    Spring is coming and I have irrefutable proof; today, I heard my first Red-Winged Blackbird of the season. That gets marked on the calendar, like the first spring peepers, the first lambs born on our farm…