Word on Birds: Nesting time in the bird world | Local News

Word on Birds: Nesting time in the bird world |  Local News

It is hard to believe that the nesting season started back in January and February for great horned owls and it will continue into August, and maybe even September, for some of our resident birds that have multiple broods. We are certainly in the middle of the nesting season for many birds. Young red-tailed hawks … Read more

Words on Birds: Fledgling birds are everywhere | News

Word on Birds: Nesting time in the bird world |  Local News

These days we are seeing fledgling birds everywhere as they leave their nests and learn the ways of the world with their parents nearby. At our home feeders, young cardinals are being fed by parents. The young lack the crest and most have pretty scruffy plumage. Young titmice are showing up with rad “hairdos” with … Read more