Bird Types

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What birds do you see in your backyard?

There’s so much to learn about our feathered friends, and so many different bird types!

From robins to finches, cardinals to orioles, hummingbirds to owls…all with their unique appearance, habits, travels, and personalities.

Join us as we learn more about the birds living in our world.

  • Small Birds of Michigan: 15 Species You Might Want to Know More About
    Do you love birds? Michigan is a beautifully diverse state with a variety of habitats and ecosystems, making it home to many unique and incredible bird species. From tiny songbirds to huge vultures, there are birds of all shapes, sizes, and colors present in the Great Lakes region. Michigan has a variety of birds in …

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  • Birds with Red Beaks in America: 8 Species with Images and Interesting Facts
    Are you an avid birder or nature lover looking to find and identify the popular red-billed birds living in America? If so, this blog post is exactly what you need! From providing information on common bird species with a bright red beak to lessons on identifying them through their behavior and habits—we’ve got everything covered.  …

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  • Finches in Michigan: A Beginner’s Guide to 8 Species
    Are you a Michigan bird enthusiast? Are finches on your bird-watching bucket list? Are you looking for more information about the species of finches in Michigan? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then this blog post is for you! Although it’s home to many different kinds of birds, Michigan is especially well-known …

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  • Owls in Michigan: Facts About the Top 10 Species
    If you’re an owl enthusiast, Michigan is the place for you! With a variety of different owl species calling Michigan home, there’s always something new to see. In this blog post, we’ll introduce you to 10 of the most common Michigan owls. From the tiny saw-whet owl to the impressive great horned owl, these birds …

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  • Woodpeckers in Michigan: Which One’s in Your Backyard?
    Michigan is home to eight different woodpecker species. While all of these birds share a few common characteristics, they each have their own unique features that set them apart from the rest. In this blog post, we will take a closer look at each of Michigan’s eight woodpecker species and discuss what makes them so …

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  • Hummingbirds in Michigan: A Guide to the Species Found in the State
    Are you familiar with “the mitten”, otherwise known as the state of Michigan? It’s the shape of the state that gives it that nickname, and aptly so. Michigan is bordered by four of the five Great Lakes, and as a result, it is often referred to as the “Great Lake State.” In addition to its …

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