Feeding birds…watching birds…counting birds. Yep, it have to be February and these three easy actions could make a world of distinction.
How so? Nicely, it’s the month for the Great Backyard Bird Count (GBBC), which takes place over 4 days every February. By merely providing your birds quite a lot of meals and recording the exercise you observe round your feeders, you’ll present beneficial data that helps scientists decide the place chicken populations are thriving—and the place they need assistance.
Easy! However vital.
Unsure which meals to supply your birds through the GBBC? Once more…preserve it easy. Present suet for woodpeckers and different woodland birds, WBU Finch Mix for finches, and a WBU seed mix to herald all kinds of your different yard birds. Throw in some extras like Bark Butter® and peanuts and your birds will come a-running (flying!) to be counted.
Too easy? Do you actually need to hone your GBBC menu? Then remember to try the WBU Nature Centered Podcast episode, “Why Do Fowl Meals Selections Matter?” after February tenth. Our entertaining hosts, John and Brian, will stroll you thru the ins and outs of which chicken meals are finest for attracting the widest number of birds to your personal yard.
To find out how easy it’s to take part within the GBBC click here, and remember to go to your native Wild Birds Limitless retailer for the nice merchandise that can assist you depend the birds.
Oh…and talking of straightforward. Right here’s a fast checklist of six additional actions you’ll be able to take to assist birds and develop into a Tune Fowl Hero!
And being a Tune Fowl Hero is solely the very best!