Birds on Parade

American Passenger Pigeon (Extinct): Why is the story of this beautiful bird deleted from the history books? ("Our" present-day "Rock" Pigeon is an European import.)

American Flamingo - Rare

The American Redstart

The Barred Owl: The Original All-American Hooter:

Bluebird. Eastern

Eastern Bluebird, Albino

The Carolina Parakeet - Have you ever seen this bird?

Baby Robins, by Elva Paulson

Baby Baby Birds: Birds Withouth Feathers

American Goldfinch (male) in redbud tree. Photograph © Matt Miles, P.O.Box 73, Rogersvile, MO 65742.

Barn Owls: Barn Owls Need Love Too

Brown Thrasher: Brown Thrashers Defend Nest

Catbirds: Cats in the Garden! - How the Gray Catbird got its name.

Cerulean Warbler: Save a Patch of Sky

Common Flicker

Common Nighthawk: one of our best mosquito eaters -

Crows: Corvus Brachyrhynchos - All American Crow

Florida Vacation Birds: Royal Terns, Black Skimmers, Flordia Snowy Egret and Osprey -- Snowbirds Head for Florida — Shorebirds Enjoy the Clime

Giant Moth Mistaken for Hummingbird

Goldfinch or Wild Canary: Have You Got Canaries in Your Garden?

Great Blue Heron

Greater Road-Runner (Geococcyx californianus)

Grey-Green Lichen Bird or Lichen Mimic: Can You Find This Bird?

House Wren: Tiny Wrens Nest All Over (See "Useful Info" for formal floorplans)

Mute Swan (immature) greets the New Year in St. Louis.
Photo Courtesy Dennis Bozzay

Hummer Alert: Hummingbirds Heading South After Nesting. Put Out Feeders.

Hummers Heading South

Hummingbirds: How To Band a Hummingbird

Ivory-billed/Pileated Woodpeckers

Loggerhead Shrike

Mockingbirds: Northern Mockingbirds in Winter

Mockingbirds: To Fool A Mockingbird

Mourning Dove: Lady Makes Do...

Northern Bluejay: Cyanocitta cristata

Northern Bluejay: If Birds Can Do It, What's Wrong With Us?

Ptarmigan, Common

Robins: How Did the Robin Get Its Red Breast?? - A myth you may have missed.

Ruby-throated Hummingbird: Alabama Gulf Coast Fall Migration

Sandhill Cranes and Whooping Cranes: Choose Choice Habitat in Florida as New Winter Home - With Help

Scarlet and Western Tanagers: The Dazzling Scarlet Tanager and Its Western Kin

Starling, English: Comic Nesters See Migration for Fall and Spring Migrants

West Coast Characters: Acorn Woodpeckers, Sandhill Crane, California Gulls, and Black Oystercatcher

Western Bluejay: Did You Know Most Blue Jays Out West Don't Have Crests?

White- Crowned Sparrow: Winter Migrant from the North and West

Wild Turkey: The Wily All-American Wild Turkey

Yellow-Bellied Cuckoo: Are Cuckoos Cuckoo?

Yellow-Headed Blackbird

Yellow-breasted Chat: A Famous Little Bird You May Have Never Seen

Fall Migrating Birds, Alabama Gulf Coast 2002, Up Close Before Flight to Latin America for Winter

Spring Migration Return Across the Gulf to North America, Alabama Gulf Coast 2003, Fresh Plumage For Spring Mating

An Important Question: "Why Birds? Why Not Keep Them in a Cage or Zoo?" and Other Essays


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