The enjoyment (and hazards) of feeding birds in the summer

Many people enjoy feeding birds, and at last count, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service estimated that more than 86 million Americans provide food for ... Read more

Tanagers – the other western North Carolina red bird

"The Bird Box" by Simon Thompson Most of us are familiar with the “red bird” - the local name for the Northern Cardinal, but cardinals ... Read more

A spring day birding in Polk County

"The Bird Box" by Simon Thompson After a frosty morning in the Asheville area, it was a pleasure to be down the mountains in Polk ... Read more

Protecting the rare cerulean warbler

"The Bird Box" by Simon Thompson A small, pale blue and white songbird sings its buzzy song from high within the dense canopy of a ... Read more

More Articles

  1. Identifying woodpeckers in Western N.C.
  2. Our hummingbirds arriving back in WNC
  3. Purple martins – our first spring migrants
  4. Owls in Western North Carolina
  5. Talking about our ‘blue’ birds
  6. Barn owls, man possess ancient connection
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