Tag Archives: Birds

Hand Feeding Wild Birds

It is such a delight when a Chickadee trusts you enough to land on your hand to take seed. They are so light, like they are not even there. If you never did this, read on…

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Grassland Birds in Decline – Bobolink

My friend and I joined a few more friends on an outing of birders led by some knowledgeable folks from the Niagara Parks Department to Knox Farm State Park in East Aurora, NY. Our quarry for the day was the … Continue reading

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Oriole’s Odd Nest

I guess what is odd about it is how hard it was to find. The nest we found was so well concealed that the Orioles spent little time chasing away intruders. A male Red-winged Blackbird landed within ten feet of … Continue reading

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