Category: Birding

Birds of Vashon Island—images and songs

See photos by local photographers and hear the birds’ songs.

What we’re seeing in our backyard now

Harsi Parker writes about birds at her home.

Our favorite bird books

You might have time on your hands these days–how about some reading?

Help prevent House Finch disease

House Finches may become infected with a bacterial eye disease, avian conjunctivitis, that causes red, swollen, runny, or crusty eyes. Purple Finches, Goldfinches, and other birds may become infected as well. In extreme cases the eyes become swollen shut and the bird becomes blind….