Most of us have had birds strike/collide with the windows at our home. We are disheartened by the death or injury of birds when this happens. But what can we do? Kachemak Bay Birder, Michelle Michaud lets us know in her recent Homer News article: https://www.homernews.com/opinion/what-just-hit-my-window/.
Find out what you can do, and what others have done, to prevent these window strikes/collisions.
Fishing net on reflective window at Two Sisters Bakery
Poster Paint on Window – easy to wash off. Be creative.
Fishing net on deck at Carla Stanley’s house.
Window tape on my house.
Photos by Michelle Michaud
Read the Homer News article by Kachemak Bay Birder Michelle Michaud about the importance of keeping cats indoors.
Check out the article written by Kachemak Bay Birder George Matz on “Why Are Shorebirds Special”. We all know the answer.
Large pulse of Western Sandpipers and Dunlin on May 6th at Mud Bay, Homer Spit, Alaska
This article is Part One of a two part serves on the different corvids found in the Homer Area. Part Two: Jays and Magpie will be featured in the Homer News in April.
For a link to the article in the Homer News go to:
Common Raven (background) and Northwestern Crow (foreground). Photo by Randy Weisser
Throughout the year, the Homer News will be publishing articles on various bird-related topics as part of the 2018 Bird of the Year. A link we be provided here for each of those articles.