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Christmas Bird Count 2017

The Audubon Christmas Bird Count will be from Dec 14, 2017 – Jan 5, 2018. Quotes are directly from the Christmas Bird Count page. What is the Christmas Bird Count? The Christmas Bird Count (CBC) is a long-standing program of the National Audubon Society, with over 100 years of citizen science involvement. It is an early-winter […]

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Three Ways to Prevent Squirrels From Stealing Bird Seed

One challenge that sometimes arises when feeding the birds is how to be selective on what feasts on the seeds, especially the squirrels. Last time I visited my mom I brought her a bag of her favorite bird seed – Wild Bird Party Mix. She jokingly asked me how to uninvite the squirrels to the […]

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