Aug 19, 2016
Live with Julie Zickefoose, author of Baby Birds: An Artist Looks Into the Nest
Aug 18, 2016
Join us tomorrow (Friday) morning at 10:00 a.m. ET for another live broadcast here on Watching Backyard Birds! Special guest Julie Zickefoose will be answering your questions in real time and talking about her latest book, Baby Birds: An Artist Looks Into the Nest. Don't miss this!
Aug 5, 2016
Bird Feeding Chat and Q & A
Aug 3, 2016
We'll see you at the American Birding Expo!
Jul 30, 2016
Tough Titmice!Tufted titmice have black forehead patches, and for some time researchers have thought that the patch may serve as a signal to other birds. Find out what research indicates.
Jul 29, 2016
Bird Feeding Tips from bird-feeding expert Bill Thompson III, editor of Watching Backyard Birds.
Jul 28, 2016
Share Your Photos!California Quail by Ethan Winning
Jul 22, 2016
All About Hummingbirds with Bill Thompson, III
Jul 20, 2016
We're going to try something new and exciting here on the WBB page this coming Friday morning, July 22, at 10 a.m. EST. Make plans to join us!
Jul 15, 2016
Tufted titmice have black forehead patches, and for some time researchers have thought that the patch may serve as a signal to other birds, indicating the individual's status. Is it indicative of social dominance? Is it a significant signal during courtship?
Jul 15, 2016
Throughout North America, August usually brings the driest weather of the year. Natural water sources for drinking and bathing can be few and far between, so by providing a birdbath or other water feature, you'll help the birds get through the dog days, and you will likely be rewarded by attracting species that don't visit your feeding station.
Jul 8, 2016
This is a question we hear a lot at Watching Backyard Birds. Birders planning an extended vacation often worry about the birds that frequent their feeders. Where will they find food? If they leave, will they ever come back?
Jun 23, 2016
Have you seen birds like this in your backyard, or at your feeder? Believe it or not, it is a common backyard visitor, and there is a simple explanation for its bizarre appearance.
Jun 22, 2016
Common Bird Feeding Problems–"and How to Solve Them!Watching Backyard Birds contributor Chris Bozak shares his tips for backyard bird photography.
Jun 16, 2016
Bird feeding provides enjoyment to millions of North Americans each year. However, this hobby we all enjoy comes with its own challenges. Hawks, pigeons, starlings, and squirrels are notorious for emptying feeders and taking seed from the birds we love most. WBB editor Bill Thompson, III, offers solutions to the most common problems that plague backyard feeders.
Jun 15, 2016
Changing Seasons, Changing BirdsWatching Backyard Birds contributor Chris Bozak shares his tips for backyard bird photography.