Tag: birds

Bird of the Week #3: American Goldfinch

Learn more about the backyard favorite, the American Goldfinch!

Photo Dump #4: Dreary Days (March 23rd and 24th, 2021)

Large Mourning Dove

Check out the action at my feeders from March 23rd and 24th! Ten species, plus one surprise guest.

Bird of the Week #2: Eastern Bluebird

This week, learn more about the Eastern Bluebird!

Clean Your Birdfeeders

Find out why cleaning your bird feeders is absolutely vital.

Photo Dump #3: The Disaster

Mallard couple foraging on the ground

Photo Dump for 3/19/2021, featuring what I am calling The Disaster


The Kansas wind destroyed my bird feeders!

Why Birds?

Why does the Great Plains Bird Man like birds so much anyway?

Bird of the Week #1: Black-Capped Chickadee

For the very first Bird of the Week, I am starting with my very favorite visitor to my feeder: the Black-Capped Chickadee (Poecile atricapillus). I love chickadees because they are so full of personality. There are several different species of chickadee all over North… Continue Reading “Bird of the Week #1: Black-Capped Chickadee”

Photo Dump #1: Mostly Chickadees

These pictures were taken on March 2nd and March 3rd of 2021. The species represented are the Northern Cardinal, Black-capped Chickadee, Pine Siskin, House Finch, American Goldfinch, European Starling, Eastern Bluebird, Dark-eyed Junco and the Mourning Dove.