birds

Birds — put out the welcome mat and they’ll drop in

There’s plenty to see out there. You just have to look. That’s the advice of longtime bird-watching enthusiast Roger Strahle, owner of Wild Bird Station in Auburn. Right now, ...

Ask the Master Gardener: Use netting, Mylar streamers, balloons to keep birds out of vegetable garden

Question: The blasted birds are eating my lettuce and broccoli seedlings. What can I do? May I use a gun? Answer: It’s common for birds to eat young vegetable seedlings in the ...

Tripping the flight fantastic: Starlings perform sky aerobatics over Newcastle

The first of the flock starts flying in around 4 p.m. and an hour later mass movements of starlings darken portions of the sky as they soar and swoop in formation over a rural New ...

Media Life: George Clooney film off to good start thanks to Auburn titles creator

Moviegoers get a sweeping view of landscapes shot from thousands of feet above the ground during the opening titles sequence for the new George Clooney movie “Up in the Air.” ...