Out the Back Door

Hummingbird sits on a wrought iron railing after taking its bath. November 7, 2017

Changing of the seasons

By Darial Weisman It was with a sad heart that I watched the month of August come to

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Hummingbird taking a break from feeding August 15, 2017

Experiencing an Unexpected Visitor

By Darial Weisman Each year brings its share of surprises for those of us who

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#1c-red-bellied-woodpecker-web May 2, 2017

Take the Time to Watch and Listen

By Darial Weisman Finally…it seemed like it would never come…finally, spring has

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gold finch January 20, 2017

Mid-winter Bird Feeding

By Darial Weisman Just this morning I was reminded one of the reasons that my

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1b-out-the-back-door-cardinal-feeder November 19, 2016

Enjoying Winter Birding Can Include Being Part of the National...

By Darial Weisman It’s that time of year, when so many of our summer visitors

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Capturing the Beauty of Nature Through a Lense

By Darial Weisman Over the past several columns, we have talked a lot about types of

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Attracting a Shy Feathered Visitor: the Indigo Bunting

By Darial Weisman Establishing a backyard bird feeding area can bring hours of

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Get Ready for the Oriole Invasion

By Darial Weisman As I write this article, it is early spring. How can those robins

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Nuthatch hangs upside down at the peanut feeder. (photo by Darial Weisman) February 1, 2015

Winter Bird Feeding Tips

By Darial Weisman As we move into winter months, bird feeding enthusiasts (my

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Brilliantly plumaged male goldfinch takes some Finch Delight. October 15, 2014

Time to Enjoy the Fall Songbird Migration

 Darial Weisman Fall is a time of anticipation and a desire to get our outdoor

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#3-Hummingbirds-fall-migration May 29, 2014

Attracting the jewels of the songbird world: hummingbirds

By Darial Weisman This is the time of the year that backyard bird lovers really get

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