Simple Inexpensive Birdbath

Last Updated on June 4, 2020 by NWBirdTop

Erva Wire Frame Birdbath
Erva Wire Frame Birdbath: Simple & Inexpensive

I recently bought this simple inexpensive Erva birdbath. Its thick metal wire frame is easy to stick into the ground. A shallow plastic dish insert fits on top. The birdbath is easy to set up, easy to move as needed, low priced and you can even turn it into a heated birdbath for winter months.

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Suet Starlings and Grackles Won’t Eat?

Last Updated on July 7, 2020 by NWBirdTop

Starlings at Suet Feeder
Starlings Eying a Suet Feeder (parent and fledgling)

Looking for suet that European Starlings and Common Grackles won’t eat? In cooler months of the year, try pure suet. I’ve been experimenting with this type of commercial suet this winter and spring. Pure suet has downsides, but it is worth adding to your bird feeding bag of tricks. Here’s why.

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