The ultimate reference book for backyard birders, The Joy of Bird Feeding offers practical information, tips, and solutions to attract and identify birds. You will learn about the best foods to attract the birds you want to see, and how to deter unwanted visitors to your feeding station. It guides you through setting up a thoughful bird feeding station, and provides comprehensive descriptions and photographs of feeder types and how to best utilize them – plus it has a species guide to 180 feeder birds with photos, detailed range maps, identification text, and each species’ preferred foods.
With the expertise of author Jim Carpenter, expert birder and founder of Wild Birds Unlimited, each chapter focuses on an important aspect of backyard birding and guides readers through the essential steps of bird feeding, including buying and storing bird food, solutions for unwanted critters at your feeders, and improvements for every type of yard, apartment, or condo setting – not to mention an easy guide to common-sense bird feeding hygiene and instructions on how to prevent window strikes – and more.
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