Wingnut


We love the wrong animals

Wild creatures need more of our attention


Rule for eating a bullhead

Always swallow head first


What do nuthatches feed nestlings?

Identifying mashed insects


A new edition of a great ID book

Britain's Birds


Handy waterfowl ID guide, well done

Waterfowl of eastern North America


Spiders and birds share insect declines

A new book about important predators


It's called bill sweeping

It's called bill sweeping

And no one seems to know why the bird does it


Wren sings and sings and sings

So do orioles and flycatchers


On photographing birds

Be aware, be considerate, be quiet


How an oriole builds her nest

Artistry completed in two days


Nests that hang from trees

Mostly orioles, sometimes vireos


Suburban sandhill cranes

Adult and colt see eye to eye on foraging


Why do crows harass owls?

Because owls eat crows


Bird feet tighten on touch

It's how they stay on a perch


A loud fight ensued

Geese very territorial


Long hello, quick goodbye

Nesting Canada geese


Barn swallows needed rain

Nest building requires mud


Red-necked grebes mating

A lucky find, cooperative birds


48 square inches of moss

Chickadee nest is serious work


A raptor coloring book

Good to fill some extra hours