Why are bluebirds blue?

By Steph Weizenbach / 1 August 2022

The blue feathers of a bluebird are blue for a special reason!

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What is a cavity-nesting bird?

By Steph Weizenbach / 1 August 2022

Many birds make open cup nests while other birds nest in cavities. Not the same cavity as in your teeth!

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Kingfishers: Keeping a Watchful Eye on the Water

By Steph Weizenbach / 22 July 2022


If you spend time along rivers or small lakes this summer, you may be lucky enough to spot a kingfisher. There are many kinds of kingfishers in other parts of the world but in Canada we only have one species: the belted kingfisher.

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May Species Count

By Steph Weizenbach / 3 May 2022

Last Weekend in May
All Across Alberta!

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Great Backyard Bird Count

By Steph Weizenbach / 19 January 2022

Feb 18 – 21

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