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The best hummingbird feeders and how to choose one

The Best Hummingbird Feeders 2019 and How to Choose One

Choosing the best hummingbird feeder can be challenging because there are hundreds of options on the market. However, those who want the chance to see these tiny birds up close and personal, will want to ensure the feeder they choose is one of the...

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How to Attract Birds to Feeder in Your Backyard

You might already have birds visiting your yard regularly and are looking for ways to get more species of birds to visit. Or, you’re a newbie to the bird watching game and you want to learn how to attract birds to a bird feeder in your yard...

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The 10 Best Squirrel-Proof Bird Feeders 2019

Adding a bird feeder to your backyard can give you the option to see a huge number of bird species without a lot of effort. However, many bird feeders also bring in other critters, the squirrel being one that is extremely common. These animals can...

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The 10 Best Binoculars for Birding 2019

Birding, or birdwatching, is a great activity that people around the world enjoy. In this article, we look at the best binoculars for birding, from lightweight models that are great for beginners to more expensive models for the expert birdwatcher...

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The 10 Best Spotting Scopes for Birding 2019

When binoculars just won’t cut it, what you need is one of the best spotting scopes for birding. In this article, we look at the top spotting scopes on the market for those who enjoy birdwatching. Our spotting scope reviews will look at the top...

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Essentials of Beginning Birdwatching

Birdwatching is a relaxing pastime or recreational activity that involves observing and identifying bird species. It is also a challenging hobby whose popularity is constantly expanding. It can be awe-inspiring and somewhat mesmerizing and involve...

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Bald Ibis

Literature page Bald Ibis [order] Ciconiiformes | [family] Threskiornithidae | [latin] Geronticus eremita | [UK] Bald Ibis | [FR] Ibis chauve | [DE] Waldrapp | [ES] Ibis calvo | [IT] Ibis eremita | [NL] Heremietibis Similar species Threskiornithidae...

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Bean Goose

Literature page Bean Goose [order] Anseriformes | [family] Anatidae | [latin] Anser fabalis rossicus | [UK] Bean Goose | [FR] Oie des moissons | [DE] Saatgans | [ES] Ánsar Campestre | [IT] Oca granaiola | [NL] Rietgans Similar species Anatidae...

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Brent Goose

Literature page Brent Goose [order] Anseriformes | [family] Anatidae | [latin] Branta bernicla | [UK] Brent Goose | [FR] Bernache cravant | [DE] Ringelgans | [ES] Barnacla de Cara Negra | [IT] Oca colombaccio | [NL] Rotgans Similar species Anatidae...

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Yellow-Bellied Seedeater (Sporophila nigricollis)

THE BREEDING CYCLE OF THE YELLOW-BELLIED SEEDEATER IN PANAMA Author(s): CORA C. ALDERTON This report on the Yellow-bellied Seedeater (Sporophila nigricollis) is part of a fiveyear study of the life histories of some common tropical birds of the...