Bird Feeding Tips
Tips on attracting and feeding backyard birds.
If you feed them…Part II
Learn to identify the birds in your yard by species. Figure out who’s related to whom and how. It’s always easier to care about something you know personally. A good field guide is essential to this endeavor and will reward you daily.
Bird song is an important part of the whole birding experience. In fact, most people recognize bird songs before they know common birds by sight. The melodious sound of the robin’s song is an integral and familiar part of spring across most of North America, yet few people can actually whistle their delightful tune!
Birding is more than just filling your feeders. As birds live and work industriously around our yards, we begin to notice behaviors that are time-tested survival strategies. Books and videos are available to help you understand the cause and effect of bird behaviors and enhance your experience immeasurably.