Keeping Your Bird Bath Clean & Healthy

Did you know that bird poop can carry more than 60 diseases, some of which affect humans? That’s why keeping your bird bath clean is so very important. Here’s a small sample of what you’re up against: Histoplasmosis, a potentially fatal human lung disease Salmonellosis or “food poisioning,” which makes birds very sick Candidiasis, or … Read more

Woodpecker References

Image Credit: 2016 Ichiban Yada 2016, CC BY 4.0 NEW Here is a list of woodpecker books, scientific studies and other resources I used when writing articles about woodpeckers and solving woodpecker damage problems. Books  Woodpeckers of the World: The Complete Guide, by Gerard Gorman; A&C Black, Jun. 19, 2014 Ecology and Evolution of Cooperative Breeding in … Read more