There are approximately 10,000 bird species in the world – so how can you know which birds you see? Identifying birds is not as difficult as it may seem, and with some careful steps and thoughtful observation, it's easy to identify birds, whether they'r
How to Start Feeding Wild Birds in Your Yard
Here are proven tips and techniques to help you start feeding wild birds found around your home. Most birdfeeders are designed to attract a wide variety....
DIY Wild Bird Suet Feeder
Keep your feathered friends happy by adding a wild bird suet feeder to your yard. Suet feeders are easy to make with few ingredients.
How to Feed Wild Birds Through All the Seasons
Feeding wild birds is one of the best ways to impact the world around you. The simple act of putting out a bird feeder and keeping it full can greatly improve the chances that birds and their offsp…
Alsip Deluxe Wild Bird Seed, 20 LB
Nature's Select premium wild bird food has been formulated to attract desirable, beautiful birds to your feeder. Nature's Select mixes are blended with only the finest cleanest and freshest ingredients to ensure proper nutrition and palpability. When selecting a premium wild bird food, choose Nature's Select.
What Games Do Wild Birds Play?
Do wild birds play? Yes! Learn different types of play behavior and how playing helps birds develop survival skills.
How a Wild Bird Leads People to Honey
In northern Mozambique, a partnership combines avian smarts with human know-how.
500 wild birds are saved before being 'turned into a deep-fried dish'
More than 500 wild baby birds have been saved by border police in China after a suspected smuggler sneaked them into the country allegedly to sell on to restaurants and pet shops.
Top 25 Wild Bird Photographs of the Week: Birds in Flight
Blue-winged parakeet flying overhead to land, photographed in Kerala, India (Kishore Bakshi) Indian river tern reflection, they are found near freshwater lakes, streams, and creeks, and feed on fish, frogs, crustaceans and aquatic insects (Unmesh Jadav) Marsh harriers hunt in open grasslands, wetlands, and farmlands for small mammals, birds, and insects (Mainak Ray) Long-billed vultures are native to India, Pakistan, and Nepal. Due to poisoning in…
How humans and wild birds collaborate to get precious resources of honey and wax
By following honeyguides, a species of bird, people in Africa are able to locate bees' nests to harvest honey. Research now reveals that humans use special calls to solicit the help of honeyguides and that honeyguides actively recruit appropriate human partners. This relationship is a rare example of cooperation between humans and free-living animals.
Wild Birds: What to do when you find one that needs help.
Being a bird shop, we get quite a few phone calls and emails asking what to do about wild birds that people have found, as well as people trying to drop them off with us. It will be spring and summer before we know it, and we will start seeing an increase in this activity. We want to give you some information first Not licensed for wild bird rehabilitation First off, we can't legally be in possession of these wild birds. If you…
Wild birds learn to recognize when humans ask for help finding honey
A strange cooperation between humans and a wild bird.
How to Use Flowers to Attract Different Types of Wild Birds
In addition to adding bird feeders and filling up a bird bath, you can also attract wild birds by planting seed bearing flowers to your landscape.• Common Seed-Bearing Flower Types: There are several types of seed- bearing flowers that wild birds tend t
Snowy owl photographed in the George C. Reifel Bird Sanctuary in British Columbia (Canada). They are typically found in the northern circumpolar region and summer N of 60 degrees. (Art Wolfe / www.artwolfe.com) Toco toucans photographed in the wild in Cantareira State Park (Brazil). They are the largest and best known toucan species and are found in semi-open habitats throughout a large part of central and…
(BPT) - Have you ever wondered what's in one of your favorite packaged foods, grabbed the box from your pantry, read the ingredients list ... and realized you still didn't know what you were eating? The ingredients in some processed foods can read li...
World Spay Day: How we can protect our wild birds by caring for our pets
Published on Feb 28 2017 | By Natalia Wycislak Guest blogger Natalia Wycislak is a pre-veterinary student at the University of Manitoba with a passion for wildlife. Her interest in boreal conservation was sparked by working and volunteering at a wildlife rehabilitation centre near Winnipeg. She hopes to one day work in wildlife conservation as a veterinarian Happy World Spay Day! Taking the initiative to spay…
Discover nature with MDC Wild Webcast on Birds and Birding May 10
Learn about birds and birding in Missouri and have your questions answered by MDC experts.
What is one of the oldest known dinosaurs?
World Book Science Researcher Mike Barr discusses eoraptor and other early dinosaurs. The very first dinosaur appeared soon before Eoraptor, and it was proba...
Pack of 10 Suet Fat Balls For Wild Bird Feeders (1, 6 or 10 Packs Supplied)
Can also be placed loose on bird tables or on the ground. Suitable for use in all fat ball feeders, approx 6cm in diameter each. | eBay!