Why Do Birds Hit Windows? & How to Help

Wednesday, May 15, 2024

Why Do Birds Hit Windows? & How to Help

Wednesday, May 15, 2024
It's that time of year again, birds are on the move. Migration is an exciting time for bird lovers as we get to see many birds move through the region. Sadly, this migration poses a number of threats to birds. As more and more areas became urbanized, collisions with windows have become the seco…

Turtles in Ontario: How to Help Them this Spring

Wednesday, May 1, 2024

Turtles in Ontario: How to Help Them this Spring

Wednesday, May 1, 2024
Late May and early June represent an important time of the year for turtles in Ontario, as it is the peak of nesting season. This means that they leave the safety of the wetlands, creeks, and rivers that they call home in search of appropriate nesting sites. In Southern Ontario, no area of land is …

Get Ready: Birds Arriving in Ontario throughout April

Wednesday, April 17, 2024

Get Ready: Birds Arriving in Ontario throughout April

Wednesday, April 17, 2024
April is an exciting month in the bird community as we can see spring migration of many species! There is so much anticipation and excitement and every glance out of your window could provide opportunities for rewarding new bird encounters. Be alert and keep watching! Birds time their spring migrat…

How Do Birds Find Food?

Wednesday, April 3, 2024

How Do Birds Find Food?

Wednesday, April 3, 2024
Birds are fascinating creatures with a diverse range of behaviours, including how they find food. From hummingbirds to eagles, each species has its own unique strategies for locating and capturing food. Let's explore some of the ways in which birds find food- including naturally occuring and fe…