Hummingbird

 I often know they are in the yard less because of the buzz of their wings and more because of their territorial calls and epic territorial chases.

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Meet the Tiniest Owl in the World

Meet the Elf Owl.

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Why Bird Watch?

I wanted to experience that every day of my life.  And, I do.

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Identifying Hawks

This is a quick article from Audobon on Identiifying Red Tailed Hawks - it's a starting point at least if you can determine whether you're looking at a Red Tail or Red Shouldered if you can figure out it is Red Tailed or not.

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Native Plant Search Engine

Audobon has put together a native plants search engine specific to the birds they attract

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Is it A Downy or a Hairy??

When I first began birding figuring out whether the woodpecker common to my feeder was a downy or a hairy was one of the most frustrating identifications I had to work through.

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Song Sleuth

Wildlife Acoustics has partnered with renowned birder and writer David Sibley to create a new birding app

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