My yard list is up to 17 species! They are, in chronological order:
Black-throated Green Warbler
While walking my dogs along the miles of trails around my house and in the streets of my neighborhood, I’ve also seen or heard:
I’m planning on staying in Marietta this weekend (for a change), and hope to do some yard work to help make the property more bird-friendly. Just being out there during daylight hours should lengthen this list. Let’s hope the weather cooperates!
About the Author
Dawn Hewitt is the managing editor for Bird Watcher's Digest and Watching Backyard Birds. She has been watching birds since 1979, and wrote a weekly birding column for The Herald Times newspaper in Bloomington, Indiana, for 11 years.