These 10 best birds in the world have mindblowing features and facts. Know everything interesting about their lifestyle right from what they eat to where they live. Get informed about their scientific name, life span, weight, size and more. You will be surprised by their unique traits.
Homo sapiens influence their surrounding fauna in a multitude of ways, positively for some species, negatively for most. During the coronavirus crisis, how will our disappearance from the urban landscape affect the bird life that benefits from the presence of people?
When building a relationship with a parrot, it's good to know a bit about their personality and temperament before going in. Black Headed Caiques can be a bit of a challenge with their unpredictable mood swings. Patience is required; you could be together 30+ years!
The bald eagle has been the national symbol of the United States since 1782. Here are some things about the majestic bird that you might not know.
We think of birds as our feathered friends. Here are some unusual and fascinating facts you probably don't know about these intelligent creatures from singing feathers to barn owls that aren't deaf, fragments of the dodo and the world's highest flyer.
The only way to tell if a hummingbird is happy is to see it returning...again and again. There are ways you can initially attract hummingbirds to your yard, as well as ways to keep them coming back.
The Peacock has an important place in Indian art, architectures and mythology. It symbolizes, royalty and divinity. India loves colours, and the Peacock truly represents it, by its beauty and elegance. One can find Peacock figures in ancient monuments, sculptures, fabric, handicrafts, jewelleries.
The song of the White-crowned Sparrow is a harbinger of autumn in Southern California. Here are some reflections on the feelings this song evokes.
Now that you have started your journey by taking the state required test, finding a sponsor, passing the inspection and trapping your first bird you have the manning process. The fun beings here.
The Brewers Blackbird is the reigning avian King of parking lots and food courts across America. Unfortunately, in certain parts of its range the bird's numbers are mysteriously reducing.
Yellow-Vented Bulbul Hatchling (A 16-Day Chronicle Of Growth). My close encounter with the growth progress of a hatchling right infront of my doorstep.
While not a serious competitive sport, ostrich racing events are held at carnivals and fairs around the country. In Arizona the annual Ostrich Festival in the city of Chandler features ostrich races
While they may look alike and were both the victim of over hunting and changes to their habitat, these two birds are not closely related and lived in entirely different parts of the world.
Flamingos are possibly the most beautiful birds on the planet, with their gorgeous pink plumage, long legs, wonderful slim necks and exquisitely shaped beaks. We like them so much, some of us put replicas of them on our front lawns. I guess the...
Amazing facts and images of hawks and eagles. All pics are free to download. Harpy eagle pictures, golden eagle images, pictures of bald eagles, sparrowhawks, red tailed hawks and sharp shined hawks
Woodpeckers have impressed nature lovers by their amazing colours, behaviour and chiselling capacities. Over 200 species of woodpeckers and their allies are found worldwide with some exceptions.
When we took in a nest full of seven baby birds in distress and needing help, little did we know how difficult, yet ultimately rewarding, it would be to try and help them reach adulthood.
All of us love tiny, cute birds. They are so colourful and cheerful that many of us specially children can have some playtime with them. Few of them have the attraction of melodious sounds and mimicry.
If you want to make your wild birds happy, nuts are sure to put a smile on their beaks! For fall and winter treats they can’t be beat. Discover their favorites, and the best way to serve them.
BillyBadilla sells rare mutations of African Love Birds for $2.324.00 each -- and demand exceeds supply. NOTE: This article was locally published in Animal Scene magazine. Unedited version below.
Have you looked inside your bird houses lately? Chances are old nests, dirt etc. need to be removed before you can either store or re-hang your nest boxes. It’s a simple but necessary process in order to ensure your next generation of backyard birds will have the healthiest start possible.
The African Crowned Eagle is the most powerful of Africa's "Big Three" eagle species. This large and colorful raptor with the double crest and menacing look is found only in sub-Saharan Africa.
I may be old fashioned, but to me there is nothing that compares to a rose. The fragrance and beauty of older heirlooms, wild roses and new varieties just cannot be beat. Choose climbing roses, and you automatically create an outstanding habitat for birds that will have long-reaching benefits for all of us.