Hummingbirds That Frequent the Treasure Valley

Hummingbirds That Frequent the Treasure Valley

Of all the groups of wild birds out there hummingbirds have to be the most interesting and most enjoyable to watch. Of the couple hundred varieties of hummingbirds out there about twenty varieties come to the United States and that is it! Lucky for us in Idaho, we get...
Snow Birds

Snow Birds

Migration is how many birds deal with the colder temperatures. Those beautiful specimens we cherish seeing, every year move on to warmer climates where the food remains abundant. However, many wild bird species stick around all winter long. Yes, I know they are...
Attracting More Hummingbirds

Attracting More Hummingbirds

Migration Similar to many birds, Hummingbirds migrate south for the winter to stay warm. As the temperature rises, they begin to move back up to the Great North. Males come first (not scouts) to find the best places to eat and nest. More Attracting more Hummingbirds...
Goldfinches in Your Back Yard

Goldfinches in Your Back Yard

Variety Idaho is fortunate to be home to a rich abundance of bird species from large birds of prey like the Golden Eagle to small songbirds like the American Goldfinch. Drawing birds into your backyard can be an easy way to bring the family together for the relaxing...