Western Meadowlark

Written by admin on January 15, 2014. Posted in Birds


From time to time, more and more of us realize how important it is to keep an eye on the birds as well. Who did not at least once in their lives smiled when they saw a bird flying over their heads? There’s not a person not to have done that, so having a minimum knowledge over the Western Meadowlark is a must!

Baltimore Oriole

Written by admin on December 15, 2013. Posted in Birds


Nowadays, keeping your eyes on the things that bring you pleasure is surely one thing that is ought to be taken into account and followed as expected. The Baltimore Oriole is a delight for the human brain and ear, due to its beautiful appearance and singing. Stick with us and keep reading to find more about it!

The Common Grackle

Written by admin on November 20, 2013. Posted in Birds


Nowadays, knowing something more than the common about everything is a must especially if we are talking about enriching you knowledge. Nothing wrong in it, so a few characteristics of the Common Grackle we use to see from time to time is surely something in hand for any of us. Stick with us and keep reading to get a better understanding of it!

Red-tailed Hawk

Written by admin on February 11, 2013. Posted in Birds


Red-tailed Hawk or “Buteo jamaicensis”, is part of the three “chickenhawk” species and it is famous for being a rare bird in the United States of America. It is considered a bird of prey and can be found particularly in North America. Even though they can be seen in different types of beings, there are fourteen types that have been acknowledged by scientists.

Conure

Written by admin on March 8, 2012. Posted in Birds


The generic term used in aviculture for all the species of parrots from small to medium size in America is conure which translated literally means “conic tail”; this term has started to be used in journals with bird specific but the American Ornithologists’ Union uses the term “parakeet” instead. Most species of conure live in […]

Peacock

Written by admin on March 6, 2012. Posted in Birds


Once, these beautiful birds lived only in India and Sri Lanka, but the beauty of the peacock’s plumage fame passed many other countries borders. And thanks to its splendid feathers, the peacock was introduced – as a semi captive bird – in almost all areas of the world, now populating parks and zoos in many […]

Bluebird

Written by admin on February 27, 2012. Posted in Birds


Being part of the thrush family (Turdidae) the Bluebird is divided in three species: the Eastern Bluebird – Sialia sialis, Western Bluebird – Sialia mexicana and Mountain Bluebird – Sialia currucoides. Description Weight 2 to 5 ounces Height 15 cm (5.9 in) to 18 cm (7.1 in). Color The male is always bigger and brighter […]

Finches

Written by admin on February 24, 2012. Posted in Birds


Part of the Fringilliade family, finches are migratory birds, that are widely spread in delta areas and in mountain areas even at altitudes of 1500 meters. They are small birds of only 14-18 cm height. Finches are found both throughout Europe and in Africa and Asia, and they occupy very large areas. The difference between […]

American Crow

Written by admin on February 22, 2012. Posted in Birds


A large bird species the American Crow scientifically called (Corvus brachyrhynchos) is part of the Corvidae family. It is more or less the only bird in the South of the Artic in North America and inhabitants of this regions simply call it “the crow”. From the Corvid family we can recall different types of birds […]

Caique

Written by admin on January 20, 2012. Posted in Birds


Taxonomy: The caique parrot is part of the Psittacidae family, of the Pionites type. Origin: This species of bird originates from Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador and is also encountered in the wild in the French Guiana, Guyana, Peru, Suriname and Venezuela. Description: The body of the caique parrot is slender and elegant. They have a small […]