BIRDS

It was one of those mornings that seemed right from the very start. I woke up at my normal insanely-early teacher wakeup time and decided that if I...

Today’s column will discuss two separate events that illustrate the powerful ability of birds to bring joy to the lives of humans. The first event...

On Memorial Day weekend I took a tour of my yard to (among other things) make my first official nest box survey of the 2022 breeding season. I have...

My Turn: Our uplifting alarm clock

5/31/22

We have a new alarm clock and it’s not one that you can set for the hour you want to wake-up, or one that you can turn off. It has a mind of its...

This is a story that I have heard from many of my readers over the years. In the past I have heard reactions that are a mixture of humor and...

Let me tell you a story of woe. Months ago it was decided that my beautiful wife Susan and I would travel to Florida. Susan’s mother is in her 80s...

Over the past half century, North America has lost more than a quarter of its entire bird population, according to a new estimate published in the...

It was a Sunday morning and I was not even remotely interested in getting up. I had gone out to dinner with friends the night before and I had been...

In 2014, I visited Martha’s Vineyard and discovered that I had a vacation nemesis —the osprey. This ubiquitous bird was seen almost everywhere, but...

Over the past 24 years of writing about nature I have managed to focus on 184 different species of birds. Most of these can be found in North...

Multiple times an hour, Judy Pasko feeds the birds.Taking tweezers, she places drowned mealworms into the hungry mouths of the robins and bluebirds...

After so many years of writing this column, it is a rare day indeed when I get to share a new species with you. It is also an odd coincidence that...

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