Stories tagged: bird feeding
Sat., Dec. 17, 2016, 6:48 p.m.
Out & about: Wilderness cabins OK to maintain, judge says
Maintaining historic cabins with helicopter support is OK in wilderness, according to a federal judge who has rejected efforts by an environmental group to force Olympic National Park to remove …
Thu., July 30, 2015
Tiny fliers amaze and delight
Hummingbirds are among the most dependable photo subjects for wildlife photographers. Put out a feeder during the summer season and it’s almost instant gratification for a shutterbug.
Sun., Jan. 19, 2014
Beyond feeding: Birdwatchers can create habitat in yards
Winter offers a peaceful opportunity for bird watchers to take stock of their yards. With fewer chores to tend, we can look over the landscape like a farmer and see …
Thu., Jan. 24, 2013
Landers: Bird watching an activity worth feeding - responsibly
“It’s the best Christmas present we could have given her,” said my wife, Meredith, after finishing a phone call with her mother. One 40-pound bag of black-oil sunflower seeds and …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 23, 2013, 5:41 p.m.
Landers: Feeding birds a delight when done properly
“It’s the best Christmas present we could have given her,” my wife, Meredith, said after finishing a phone call with her mother.
Sun., Nov. 1, 2009
Sparrows in my yard
The bird feeder in my neighbor’s yard was a magnet. Dozens of sparrows at a time. I wished they’d eat only from his feeder, however, my backyard was the next …