110 Benefits Of BirdWatching

benefits of birdwatching

What are the benefits of birdwatching? That’s a great question. Especially since birdwatching is a trendy hobby. Did you know that more people in the USA and Canada spend more time watching birds than they do gardening? Up to 20% of the population participates in birdwatching every day. If you’re interested in watching the birds … Read more

What Do Cardinals Eat?

what do cardinal birds eat?

What do cardinals eat? I’m guessing this is a question you’re asking because you want to attract cardinals to your backyard? Well good, because it’s a great place to start. If you’re new to backyard birdwatching, you may not know that there are actually 42 species of cardinals in the USA. Now we’re not going … Read more

Best Bird Feed For Cardinals

best bird feed for cardinals in your backyard

What is the best bird feed for cardinals? When you’re looking to attract cardinals to your yard asking this question is a great place to start. You see, attracting cardinals with food is one of the best ways to start watching them in your backyard. However, if it’s the wrong bird food then you won’t … Read more

Do Hummingbirds Sleep? And 16 More Sleep Facts

How do hummingbirds sleep

Do hummingbirds sleep? Well, that’s a great question. Hummingbirds do sleep. All birds need some sleep activity to survive. Hummingbird sleep is known as torpor, which is a type of hibernation. Torpor allows hummingbirds to save energy by slowing down their heartbeat, metabolism, and respiration rate. A hummingbird in a torpor state will be seen … Read more

4 Deadly Threats To Backyard Birds

Deadlt Threats to backyard birds

Want to know 4 Deadly Threats To Backyard Birds? First lets talk about why you may be putting birds a risk in the first place. Attracting birds to your yard is a great way to see a variety of birds from the comfort of your own home. Most bird guides will tell you that food … Read more

Where Do Birds Go At Night?

Daytime is great for backyard bird watching. The birds are active, flying around, eating, and singing their little hearts out. Then as the sun goes down, the birds seem to disappear. But where do the birds go at night? Most birds will try to find shelter to rest at night. Trees, bushes, cavities, and bird … Read more

Should birdhouses be cleaned out?

Should bird houses be cleaned out

Should birdhouses be cleaned out? I hear you ask. Well, that’s a great question. And in fact, it’s not as easy to answer as yes or no. At the start of the season, you set up your birdhouse so it was nice and welcoming for your backyard birds. Then breeding season comes around. You watch … Read more

What Does a Bluebird Look Like?

What Do Bluebird Look Like

Are you wondering ‘What does a bluebird look like?’ I’m gonna guess you’re struggling to identify a bird in your backyard? Believe it or not, all birdwatchers, even the pros, find it difficult to pinpoint the exact bird they’ve seen. Let’s be honest, you can easily get hung up on it and let it ruin … Read more

What Do Blue Jays Look Like?

what do blue jays look like?

What do blue jays look like? How would you like to be able to immediately identify a blue jay if it landed in your backyard? That would be pretty cool, right? Well, this is entirely possible, and in this guide, I’m going to show you how you can do this. As a beginner birdwatcher, it … Read more