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Update #14: New Photos at Last


We’re back! I’ve finally got new pictures to share with you and I hope you love them!

Bird of the Week #20: Downy Woodpecker

Male Downy Woodpecker

The Downy Woodpecker is North America’s smallest woodpecker!

Bird of the Week #19: Brown-headed Cowbird

Imagine you’ve just had a baby and you go off to run some errands. When you come home, you find that, actually, you’ve had twins. You’re sure that you didn’t have twins before, but maybe you miscounted. This new baby looks a little different,… Continue Reading “Bird of the Week #19: Brown-headed Cowbird”

Bird of the Week #18: Western Kingbird

Western Kingbird

Learn all about one of our favorite summertime visitors!

Bird of the Week #17: Purple Martin

Find out how you can be a bird landlord with the gorgeous Purple Martin!

Bird of the Week #16: Mallard

Mallard with Grass on his Head

This week, we take a look at the most common duck in Norther America: the Mallard!

The Backyard Birdwatcher’s Bible: A Book Review

The Backyard Birdwatcher’s Bible is a gorgeous book full of fun information and a good overview of various bird-related topics from attracting birds to identifying birds to birds in human art, but only does these things as a general overview without getting deep into any particular topic.

Weekly Update #14: New Birds!

Cedar Waxwing

Some brand new images for your enjoyment, including a few never-before-seen birds!

Bird of the Week #15: Baltimore Oriole

Baltimore Oriole Eats a Bug

One of the most gorgeous avian visitors to the Great Plains is the Baltimore Oriole! Learn more about this Halloween-colored beauty.

The Fledglings Are Here!

Bluebird Baby #1

In all my time as a birder, this might just be the most exciting thing that’s ever happened!