– Bird Nerds –
Although we're 100% Bird Nerds we're still fledgling birders. As we practice the craft we share our experiences and knowledge.
Where to Bird
Every good birder will have their secret places. In this 'tell all' article Sandra and Vince reveal their favorite locations to go birding and review them.
Socks are really good for a lot of things, such as filtering water and suspending small objects off branches.
In winter, if a bird sounds like is scolding you, it's likely a black-capped chickadee.
One easy step to gain bird nerd points is by putting a feeder in your backyard. We go over types of feeders, types of feeds, and fortification tips.
In summer, if a bird sounds like is scolding you, it's likely a house wren.
Gear and Tips
Learn how the Bird Nerds capture photos like the ones used on this site. We review the gear we use, the settings on our camera, and a step-by-step process for getting started.
Feeding bread to birds isn't cool because it hurts them. If you want to be cool use seeds, grains, or bugs.
The only way to differentiate some species of flycatchers is by their song.
An outline of the bird nerd methodology we use for identifying critters we see in the field.
Birds need people to stand up for them on issues like habitat loss and the use of pesticides & toxins.