Backyard Birds & Bird Feeding

100 Things to Know

Book Description

  • Concise introductions to popular subjects
  • Fascinating "did you know?" facts
  • Compulsively readable presentation

    Attracting birds to the backyard and observing their lives in the wild has become one of our most popular activities. Join in the fun with this enlightening introduction. How to entice hummingbirds, bluebirds, cardinals, woodpeckers, goldfinches, nuthatches, and a host of other feeder favorites to your yard or garden. Also covers building nest boxes, setting up water features and ghost trees, and first aid for injured birds. What food and feeders work best, what features attract birds, preventing problems, fascinating bird behaviors, getting started as a birder--all are covered here.

  • About Allison, Sandy

    Sandy Allison is a writer and editor who lives in New Cumberland, Pennsylvania.