Monthly Archives: May 2012

Bird Nests 101

When most people think of bird nests, they picture a tea-cup-sized structure built of grass and twigs.  Many nests, in fact, do resemble grassy cups, but the full range of bird nests embraces everything from casita-sized palaces built out of … Continue reading

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Desert Beauty, the Black-throated Sparrow

Living in the Arizona Upland part of the Sonoran Desert has advantages for bird lovers. We regularly see birds that people across the U.S. travel great distances to find. One of these, and my favorite sparrow, is the beautiful Black-throated … Continue reading

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