Tag: chickadee

Safflower: The Secret Weapon

Learn why safflower is the secret weapon at my bird feeders!

Feeder Update #6: Orioles Wanted!

Woodpecker at feeder

The latest feeder update, featuring one I’ve never photographed before! Lots of bluebirds and chickadees.

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.

Photo Dump #3: The Disaster

Mallard couple foraging on the ground

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

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.