Nature is a wonderful and amazing thing. And birds are a part of nature that everybody can enjoy and relate to. There’s so much variety to see, if only we would stop and actually take a look around. And our backyard is the perfect place to do just that. Most of our backyards are accessible […]
The kite bird is a small hawklike bird found in many parts of the world, including the United States, Europe, Australia, Africa, and Asia. The birds live primarily in woods and marshes and eat snakes, insects, small mammals, and snails.
Lots of people enjoy bird watching (or “birding” as it is often called). If you have not yet experienced this satisfying hobby, we recommend that you give it a try. Obviously we’re biased (or we wouldn’t have a birding website!) but those who do try birding are often amazed at the way they feel contented […]
A question that new or inexperienced backyard birders will often ask is “Where do birds sleep at night?” Surprisingly maybe, the answer is not that they sleep in their nests as many people think. So Where Do Birds Sleep At Night? The real answer is that it depends. A few factors come into play – the […]
Over the weekend, I had the opportunity to go on my first official birding hike. I got to explore some fantastic natural habitat including a mixed forest, filled with ponderosa pine and aspen, a mountain stream and a beautiful lake, nestled in a valley. The habitat is very different from what I am familiar with and I saw some […]