Monthly Archives: February 2013

Birding Peppersauce Canyon near Oracle, Arizona

For a birder, one of the joys of living in SaddleBrooke is the incredible diversity of nearby birding sites. Sweetwater, a waste water reclamation area practically in downtown Tucson, is rich with ducks, shorebirds, migrants and Yellow-headed Blackbirds. Just fifteen … Continue reading

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Feeding Birds in the Winter

Just a few years ago it was thought that putting hummingbird feeders out in the winter would encourage birds to hang around past the time they might normally migrate south.  This concern has been proven false for quite some time … Continue reading

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Gardening and Landscaping for Bird Lovers

  If you love to watch birds and want to see them in your yard, feeders are one way to attract them, but certainly not the only way.  How you landscape your yard, and what flowers, trees, cactus and shrubs … Continue reading

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