Wilton Hemeon
Wilton Hemeon voted up Virginia Lou's answer

Jann, I was a dedicated birdwatcher between 1990-1997.

An out-of-town builder was about to construct some low-income apartments down in a flood plain below my home in Washington State. In the process of advocating against that, I learned the birds...there were hundreds of species...because that flood plain is also a flyway for migration.

Well, thankfully no apts. … Read more

Wilton Hemeon
Wilton Hemeon voted up PJ Stein's answer

Yes. I have a couple of bird feeders in my yard so I can watch them feed. Most Cardinals, blue jays, and some finches. An occasional woodpecker, or raven stops by. I even had a Carolina Wren nest in a potted plant on my patio this year.

Like Mountain Man, I also have a hawk … Read more