Feeding birds can increase your bird-ID skills and brighten your day. Learn what seeds, feeders and landscaping choices will attract which birds to your Missouri backyard.
Select the right feeder types, the right seeds, and the right native plants to attract more birds to your Missouri yard.
Attract ruby-throated hummingbirds by providing food sources for them in your Missouri yard or garden late April through September.
Browse the most common questions about Missouri's backyard birds.
The Trail features an interactive map of the best birding sites across Missouri, with info on ways you can help birds and other aspects of bird conservation.
Nestwatch, part of the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, provides birdhouse plans for numerous species, from bluebirds to ducks to owls.