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March 14, 2014
Nesting Season Has Started
By Margaret Collins, Media & PR Manager | Birds
Watch this entertaining video to see some beautiful birds nesting!
March 5, 2014
Woodpecker Fun Facts
By Margaret Collins, Media & PR Manager | Birds
Be entertained and learn more about woodpeckers.
February 27, 2014
Crazy Weather, Crazy Bird Activity
By Brian Cunningham, Manager of Nature & Hobby Education | Birds
“Last week was bitter cold and there was crazy bird activity at the feeders. This week is warm and sunny and there are no birds in sight. What’s going on?” Birds need calories to stay warm. They get their calories from food for which they are constantly foraging. The feeders in our yards are a
February 12, 2014
Get Ready for the Great Backyard Bird Count
By Margaret Collins, Media & PR Manager | Partnerships
Join our Cheif Naturalist, John Schaust, as he prepares for the 17th annual Great Backyard Bird Count (GBBC), scheduled for February 14 through February 17, 2014. The annual four day event is a joint project between the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Bird Studies Canada and the National Audubon Society. Wild Birds Unlimited is a sponsor
Flying Start, Great Backyard Count
February 5, 2014
Annual Great Backyard Bird Count
By Margaret Collins, Media & PR Manager | Partnerships
The annual four day event is a joint project between the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Bird Studies Canada and the National Audubon Society. Wild Birds Unlimited is a sponsor for the event. Participating individuals, families, schools and organizations are encouraged to count birds at bird feeders and in backyards, local parks or other locations. Those