How Did The Turkey Vulture Turn Into a Bald Eagle?

How Did The Turkey Vulture Turn Into a Bald Eagle?

A few weeks ago I was sitting on the bank of the river when I witnessed something that can only be described as magic.  The Turkey Vulture that I’d seen soaring up river transformed into a Bald Eagle right in front of my eyes. How did this happen? Check out...
Are You Scaring the Birds?

Are You Scaring the Birds?

Did you know that the birds will tell you how they are feeling? It’s true. If we take the time to observe what they are communicating we’ll get to see more birds in their natural state for longer periods of time. Plus, we’ll be learning how to...
What About The Ladies?

What About The Ladies?

I was leading a bird walk for a sassy group of women from Texas this summer and we were having a blast. Unfortunately, one of the women was constantly struggling to find the birds we were seeing in her field guide. I didn’t want her to feel frustrated with her...
What are the Bluebirds Doing?

What are the Bluebirds Doing?

Recently, I’ve noticed strange behavior with some of the birds in my area. A small flock of Western Bluebirds appeared to be engaging in nesting behavior… in November. What’s going on? Check out today’s video to hear more about this story....
Is It a Raven or a Hawk?

Is It a Raven or a Hawk?

Do you think you could identify a bird by watching how often if flaps its wings? Just yesterday, I watched two different species of birds fly by me and was unable to see any markings. Because of this, I had to rely on the birds’ behaviors to help me identify...
Where Did He Go?

Where Did He Go?

Have you noticed how quiet it’s gotten lately?

Even just a few weeks ago I feel like I was hearing bird song every morning, but not anymore.

When did that actually happen?

Despite the near silence in the mornings now, there are a few new voices who have shown up to greet the dawn with their lyrics.

How I Got to See My First Chestnut-sided Warbler

How I Got to See My First Chestnut-sided Warbler

Recently I was visiting Connecticut and was lucky enough to hear and see a Chestnut-sided Warbler one evening. Although, I was close to passing it by. I have to thank the Yellow Warbler, my Ambassador Bird, for helping to make the moment possible. Check out todays...
Have You Reached a Plateau with Birding?

Have You Reached a Plateau with Birding?

Do you feel as though you’ve reached a plateau with your birding skills? Are you looking for new ways to challenge yourself or take your birding skills to the next level? In today’s video I’ll share a challenge I recently gave myself that really...