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Home & Garden
March 24

A new, improved edition of the Peterson guide

RTP's original genius recognized throughout
Home & Garden
March 21

Live bird action via birdcams

Your computer will take you there
Home & Garden
March 20

Birdsong on command via cell phone

Kroodsma's new book is his best yet
Home & Garden
March 17

Birding in viral times

Social distancing is important here, too
Home & Garden
March 16

The future of Park Point, a favorite birding destination

Hear web discussion of past, present, future Tuesday, March 17, at noon on your computer
Home & Garden
March 16

Native landscaping for birds

New look at old subject
Home & Garden
March 16

Ethical behavior for birders and photographers

The ABA birding code is something all of us should know
Home & Garden
March 10

Sharing birds with Mongolia

Geographic overlap
Home & Garden
March 5

Review of backyard bird lineup

Mug shots offer unique look
Home & Garden
February 28

You've seen the video, now read the book

Birds of paradise and bowerbirds
Home & Garden
February 21

Close to Birds, a beautiful new book

Up close and personal
Home & Garden
February 21

A look at the 2019 osprey nesting season

April is when we look at return for 2020 season
Home & Garden
February 18

234 world bird families explained

A bird encyclopedia
Home & Garden
February 17

Attracting, feeding, identifying birds

New book covers it all
Home & Garden
February 17

Birds of the Pacific Northwest

New ID book from University of Washington
Home & Garden
February 13

Splatometer!

More about those bug-less windshields What are we doing to ourselves??
Home & Garden
February 13

Bernd Heinrich on the nesting lives of tree swallows

A detailed day-by-day account by a keen observer
Home & Garden
February 12

Two book reviews

Unique looks at our relationship with birds from a wikkan and a scholar at Cambridge University
Home & Garden
November 27, 2019

All females could be a problem

Blame it on the weather
Home & Garden
November 13, 2019

Wildlife rehab center corrected web address

It was wrong in my column in Wednesday's StarTribune
Home & Garden
November 6, 2019

A very, very good field guide for birds

Unfortunately, it's for British birds, but has wonderful design features
Home & Garden
October 26, 2019

First comes the fire, then the flood

Book title "A New Coast" says it all
Home & Garden
October 22, 2019

Boundary Waters forests will burn, climate will see to that

A new book shows how wildfire changes the world
Home & Garden
October 15, 2019

CO2 for Oct. 14, 2019

The usual two-point gain per year
Home & Garden
September 30, 2019

CO2 level for Sept. 29

408.22, up three points in past year

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