BBN 2-48 – Feeding Birds in Winter Storms, All About Suet, Top 10 Birding Destinations, Canary Seed for Humans
View the full episode here Backyard Feeding Ask Dr. Bird The Headlines Winner’s Circle March is really the toughest month here in Québec. The weather will warm up for a couple of days, then we find ourselves totally snowed in and freezing. That’s what’s been
Did you have to do anything special to attract Cardinals to your bird feeders?
Here in Quebec, Northern Cardinals are a real treat – we just don’t have that many of them! I couldn’t believe my eyes the first time I saw a bright red bird on my feeders – I had to double-check to make sure it was indeed a Cardinal. Now they are regular visitors in my backyard. They love safflower seeds, the Seed Buster and our unkempt cedar hedge!
The Story Of Mr. & Mrs. Cardinal.
Mr. & Mrs. Cardinal Are My Favorite Birds. This is the story of how they became my favorites: Mr. & Mrs. Cardinal are (besides my favorite birds) some of the most regular birds at my feeders. One time they weren’t, in fact, they didn’t even come to my feeders. I was really worried about them! It was last winter. One day I wanted to photograph & film the cardinals because I was getting bored of
Red bellied Woodpecker
Since installing my bird feeder a few years ago, I have fallen in love with the red bellied woodpecker. I can always tell when he is about to feed. He comes nearby and squawks a while to let others know he is near. He is a joy to watch his antics as he explores the various feeders and their contents
Where to donate your old clothes
Here are just a few charitable organizations you can donate your old stuff to: Madre.org http://www.bbbsfoundation.org Soles4souls.org http://www.goodwill.org/donate-and-shop/donate-stuff/ Salvationarmy.org https://www.dressforsuccess.org/ http://www.careergear.org/ http://fairygodmothersinc.org/donate/ Shareyoursoles.org Changepurse.org Indigorescue.org Onesight.org Unitedway.org Redcross.org Bridesacrossamerica.com
BBN 2-18 – Project Feederwatch, Using Field Guides and Regulating Your House Temperature
View the entire episode here. Tatsiana talks to Dr. Emma Grieg about the history of Cornell’s Project Feederwatch, Dr. Bird gives a few tips about using Field Guides, Keeping yoour house between certain temperatures can save a lot of energy, and some birds really don’t like tennis! Backyard Feeding Tatsiana Interviews Dr. Emma Grieg about Cornell’s Lab of Ornithology Project Feederwatch Ask Dr.
New Themes for the Photo Contest!
So we thought it’d be fun if you could propose future themes for our Weekly Photo Contest. We will leave this Forum open for the next month or so (until January 20th), then we will pick 15 themes out of the ones you’ve suggested. After that we’ll ask you to vote on the 8 you like the most. So put your thinking cap on!