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Best Answer For Why Do Hummingbird’s Feathers Shimmer?

January 12, 2021

Have you ever wondered why do hummingbird’s feathers shimmer? I have wondered this myself and made it my mission to research this topic to get the answer. A Hummingbird’s feathers are iridescent and reflect light due to the structural make up of the feather. Their feathers contain structures shaped like pancakes, called melanosomes. Melanosomes contain…

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Fun & Fascinating Facts About Wild Turkeys

December 4, 2020

Have you ever wondered about wild turkey facts or general info on these creatures? Aside from just thinking about them for festive occasions like Thanksgiving in the US! Wild turkeys are large birds with powerful legs, a fleshy lobe called a “wattle” that hangs from their chin, and a fan shaped tail that are just…

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Climate Change Impacting Birds

Climate Change & Its Impact On Our Birds

November 24, 2020

Our world is continuously changing, and not only for us humans but also for the animal kingdom. Global warming and climate change are affecting everything around us, including birds and their behavior and patterns. In this article, we will discuss the climate change impact on birds in our world. There are many things we can…

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What Is Suet For Birds

What Is Suet For Birds And Why Wild Birds Love It

November 23, 2020

Birds need a lot of energy and heat. While feeding them, bird feed is fine. Sometimes, it’s just not enough for them. There are many possible food sources that they can get it from, but one that stands out is Suet. This popular bird food has a lot of benefits for the birds that eat…

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How Long Does It Take For Birds To Find A Bird Feeder?

October 13, 2020

Bird feeders are a neat way to feed these creatures, get in some bird watching, and add some decor to your yard. Knowing how to attract the birds to the feeder is important to help them transition from one type of feeder to another. It’s hard to know how long it will take for a…

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Woodpeckers

Woodpeckers: Bird Watching Guide, Facts, Identifying & More

September 30, 2020

When you hear the familiar sound of drilling and drumming, it’s safe to say a woodpecker is in your area. These unique, pretty birds are fun to spot. There’s many different species, so it’s neat to learn all of the identifying traits about them. In this article, we discuss all you need to know about…

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Bluebirds

Bluebirds: Bird Watching Guide, Facts, Identifying & More

September 30, 2020

How To Identify Blue Birds If you enjoy feeding and watching songbirds that come to your yard, you may have seen some vivid blue visitors. Bluebirds, also known as blue thrushes, are among our most popular songbirds and are equated with happiness. When winters are mild, some stay around in the North to cheer us…

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