Blog posts tagged "birds"

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Jun. 02, 2020 - 12:37 pm
When walking, I like to look for birds' nests, high and low. Sighting one is a sudden delight. Back inside my home, curiosity leads me to look through books to learn more about the nests I’ve seen – and the ones I haven’t seen. For others who are pleased by and curious about nests, here are some...
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Apr. 18, 2017 - 1:13 pm
When I hear this particular type of bird sing, I know its name. To my ears, the sound is lovely, although the word is not. Oddly, the two – sound and word – are said to be one for this specific bird: the killdeer. If you hear a bird call and wonder about its name, The Backyard Birdsong Guide:...