Water is key

Posted October 14th, 2009 by kcorliss. Comment (0).

I know I’ve made this pitch before but if you want to see birds in your yard offer water. Trust me, you’ll see many many more species than with just feed alone.

A migrant hermit thrush happened to find our dinky little water feature just the other day:

(why hermit thrush and not one of the others?–white eyering, red highlights in wing and tail, bold black breast spots, plus the time of year…hermits are the last to leave)

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