A HAWK IN MY BACKYARD

Published by the Wild Bird Habitat Stores Swoosh! Out of the corner of my eye a blur of feathers catapults across my backyard powered by stiff, rapid wing beats. Blue Jays immediately sound the alarm. Their calls alert all the birds that haven’t yet taken flight or headed for cover as they bolt for safety….

How To Focus Binoculars

Central focusing binoculars have three moveable adjustment.
1. The first is called the interpupillary adjustment which means adjusting the barrels so the binoculars fit to the users particular eyespan. Begin by moving the eyepieces closer together or farther apart until they are comfortably in front of your eyes.

2. The second adjustment takes place at the center wheel, the focusing knob that moves both eyepieces at the same time. However since there is often a difference between the user’s two eyes a third adjustment is available to correct that difference.

THE WILD BIRD HABITAT STORES HAVE LIFTED COVID PROTOCOLS

OUR DOORS ARE OPEN The Wild Bird Habitat Stores wish to thank all our customers for their support over the past months during the Covid pandemic. We are open for ALL your shopping needs At this time we are not requiring but recommending masks for instore shopping We are now accepting our buckets & bottles…

Getting Ready for Winter Bird Feeding

Winter Bird Feeding By: Dave Titterington The Wild Bird Habitat Store October! A time of change. Winter will soon be settling in across the Central Great Plains and the signs are everywhere. Shorter daylight hours are changing the leaves from summer greens to autumn’s gold, red, and orange. The sweet aroma of a wood fire…

Landscaping for Birds

The landscaping of ones yard has taken on a new name called “birdscaping”. Providing natural foods that ripen at various times of the year is a benefit for resident and migratory birds. And creating shelter provides nest sites, cover from winter storms, and a place to escape predators. Fall is an excellent time for planting…

Why Do We Feed Birds—and Should We? A Q&A With the Experts

  Backyard bird feeding is the second most popular outdoor family activity in America, second only to gardening. And the activity of feeding birds continues to grow. So why do we feed birds?There are many reasons, but experts at the Cornell Bird Lab offer some insights into this topic.Read the entire article at Feeding Birds

The Wild Bird Habitat Learning Center

  Information resources are available here for those interested in birds and bird feeding. They have been published by Dave Titterington of the Wind Bird Habitat and other authors. The general topics are: Backyard Bird Feeding Attracting Purple Martins Common Birds Other articles published by Wind Bird Habitat    

It’s Christmas at the Wild Bird Habitat Stores

Give a gift of nature this Holiday from Wild Bird Habitat. The Wild Bird Habitat Stores are ready to take orders and get them shipped immediately for your Holiday gift giving. For more than 24 years the Wild Bird Habitat Stores have been a leader in providing sales, service and accurate information to may your backyard bird…