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Wild Parrots In America

While a quarter of the world’s parrot species are at risk of extinction in their native habitats, populations of introduced parrots in places throughout the United States are growing. We take a look at many urban areas that have become unintended refuges for these beautiful parrots and parakeets. 

How Long Can Birds Live?

Life expectancy in birds can vary dramatically and is closely correlated with size -- the larger the species, the longer it is likely to live. But there is a big difference in life expectancy from living in the wild or in captivity. We take a look at many of the birds who live and have lived the longest.

Hummingbirds At Night. Amazing Facts!

Hummingbirds are truly one of the most beautiful and amazing birds in the world. But do you know what they do at night? We look at the life of a hummingbird at night, what they do and why these activities are important to their survival.

Why Bird Watchers Are Ditching Their Old Binoculars!

Why are the new advancements in optics so important to Bird Watchers? Because Bird Watchers need more from their binoculars than the average hunter or all around user and demand a level of detail clarity and color that virtually no other situation requires. We cover the features and specifications that Bird Watchers should look for when choosing binoculars and what they really need to get the most out of their birding experience.

It’s Baby Bird Time! What Do You Do?

Spring is here and so are the baby birds. But unfortunately, not all baby birds stay in the nest until they can fly. Actually, many find themselves out of the nest and helpless on the ground, but knowing what to do when you find them can save the animal’s life.

Are You Ready For A Spring Bird Watching Adventure?

Spring is a great time for bird watching, Early migrants are starting to arrive and nesting season has begun. Here are some important tips that will help you with your spring bird watching and enhance your experience.

Birds That Fly The Farthest To Migrate

Some birds travel extraordinary distances, some even cover thousands of miles during their long migration journey. So who are the kings of bird migration and travel the farthest distances each year to reach their destinations?

Secrets To Being a Better Bird Watcher

How can you become a better birder? How do you increase your chances of finding a rare bird? Or what could you do to make your bird watching experience more fun and enjoyable?  Whatever it means to you, we have listed some important tips that are sure to make you a better birder.

Winter Backyard Birding

Although many of your favorite birds have left you for the winter and gone south, don't let that stop you from backyard birding. As many birds are forced to travel to Central and South America, many others are leaving Canada and Alaska and heading south. Learn how to attract these new visitors to your yard.

How To Help Our Feathered Friends Survive The Winter

Winter can be a great time to spot some beauitful birds, but the lack of camouflage, food and water can make the winter a difficult time for them. 
We have listed some of the most important things we can do to help our friends survive the frigid cold winter months.

Where To Find The Mother Lode Of Bald Eagles In North America

The American bald eagle is perhaps the most majestic and revered of all birds of prey across North America. During certain times of the year, these beautiful birds travel across North America, from Alaska and Canada to northern Mexico. Here’s a look at some of the best spots in North America where you can see one of the world's most incredible bird’s and the national bird of the United States.

Can You Identify The Rarest Birds In North America?

Listed below are some of the rarest birds that breed in North America.
Many of the rare birds we have listed are among some of the the most critically endangered bird species in North America. Not only are these birds a rare find, many of them described here have plummeted from great abundance to the edge of extinction.

Do you know who these birds are? Can you identify them? This blog gives you a chance to test your bird identification skills and learn more about these rare and exquisite birds.