The fork-tail and the bandit, plus backyard birdhouse logistics.
A tiny Troglodyte with a super-size song and chew-proofing your bird houses.
Sparrow expert Jim Sweeney joins us in studio; Mike O'Connor answers a listener's question about (bird)house cleaning; and we visit a coffeehouse to learn about our Featured Feathered Friend.
An update on Hummingbird spring migration; a feature on the "butterbird"; and a Let's Ask Mike segment we call "Steeling Your Birdhouse to Squelch Your Squirrels."
We revisit a favorite Featured Friend, and Mike O'Connor tells us why we should clean our houses...once a year.
A controversial plan to protect Piping Plovers—with a gun. And Mike O'Connor offers some good advice about birdhouses.
Three guests from the Cape Cod Bird Club talk about a big weekend coming in May; Ray waxes poetic in his "Memories of Cape Cod Winter Birding"; and some more tips about building birdhouses.
Another possible challenge to the Ivory-billed Woodpecker discovery; ornithologist Wayne Petersen answers the question: What's so important about the Important Birds Areas program?; and some tips about building birdhouses.