Category: Nature

Target Bird: White-crowned Sparrow

When learning our last target bird, Nuttall’s Woodpecker, we discovered that in learning one bird, we can often actually learn three—a birding trifecta. The trifecta is also possible with our next bird, but finding the third bird in this trifecta is more difficult than it was in the woodpecker trifecta, which featured

Target Bird: Nuttall’s Woodpecker

Learning the common birds around you is one of the best ways to appreciate nature. Birds are a “value-added” feature of any region, and knowing the birds often results in a deeper knowledge of your local environment. When used as a supplement to a good bird guide, the forthcoming Birding Sites of  Stanislaus