101 Ways to Help Birds

Front Cover
Stackpole Books, 2006 - Nature - 284 pages
- Specific, meaningful actions anyone can take
- Practical advice on feeding and attracting backyard birds
- How to create a bird-friendly household and community

This engaging book presents 101 things individuals can do to help both individual birds and bird populations as a whole. It also explains exactly how these actions can make a difference - what wrongs they help correct and what improvements they can bring about. Bird-friendly (and environment-friendly) practices are described in detail: things anyone can do around the home and garden, at work, at the store, in their community, in the outdoors, and on the road. Anyone who appreciates wild birds knows that the animals need our help. This timely guide shows bird-lovers what they can do.

What people are saying - Write a review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - rhetter - LibraryThing

Luara Erickson uses birds as a figurative "canary in a coal mine" to examine the larger world. So although many of the ways to help birds include obivous issues like ways to prevent bird strikes ... Read full review

About the author (2006)

Laura Erickson is a former editor with the Cornell Lab of Ornithology and host of radio's "For the Birds." She has written numerous books on birding, including 101 Ways to Help Birds, Into the Nest, and The Bird Watching Answer Book. She lives near Duluth, Minnesota.

Bibliographic information