Words On Birds by Steve Grinley - 2009

Steve’s article can also be read in the Newburyport News on Saturdays.

December 2009

12/26 Winter Solstice Marks Start of Winter Birding
12/19 Christmas Bird Counts Are Now in Progress
12/12 Feeder Birds Return as Winter Arrives
12/05 Feeding Birds Has Therapeutic Benefits

November 2009

11/28 Holiday Gifts Can Bring Us Closer to Birds and Nature
11/21 There’s More To Turkeys Than Thanksgiving
11/14 Feeding Frenzy Creates Bird Show Offshore
11/07 Waterfowl Highlight Coastal Birding

October 2009

10/31 Plan Now for Winter Bird Feeding
10/24 Owl Encounters Highlight This Week
10/17 Rare Martin Thrills Birders
10/10 Feeder Birds Will Return as Natural Food Dwindles
10/03 Gulls and Shorebirds Highlight Wed. Morning Birding

September 2009

09/26 Birds Disappearing From Feeders?
09/19 Participants Enjoy Finding Birds on Wed Morn Birding
09/12 Migrants Keep September Birding Exciting
09/05 Finding Specific Birds Isn’t Always This Easy

August 2009

08/29 Migrating Shorebirds Highlight Area Birding
08/22 Water Attracts More Birds to Your Yard
08/15 A Field Guide is Every Bird Watcher’s Companion
08/08 Casual Backyard Birding Has Its Drama
08/01 Swallows Help Control Flying Insects

July 2009

07/25 Shorebird Migration is Underway
07/18 Birds Welcome Insect Boon
07/11 Rare Birds Are a Matter of Perspective
07/04 Finding Nesting Species Can Be Challenging

June 2009

06/27 Green Heron Nest Highlights Breeding Bird Survey
06/20 My Dad The Birdman, A Father’s Day Tribute
06/13 Breeding Bird Atlas Provides Rewarding Moments
06/06 Birds Are Busy Nesting in June

May 2009

05/30 Birds Migration Slows at End of May
05/23 Southern Birds Highlight Birdathon
05/16 Waves of Warblers Make May Birding Magical
05/09 Birds Arrived Early with April Warm-Up
05/02 Binoculars Enhance Enjoyment of Outdoors

April 2009

04/25 Even the Common Kauai Birds Are Exotic
04/18 A Daughter Learns the Love of Outdoors
04/11 First Warblers Among Early Spring Migrants
04/04 Arriving Birds Reinforce Spring’s Start

March 2009

03/28 Rare Geese Make Massachusetts Stopovers
03/21 Bluebirds Entering Real Estate Market
03/07 Early Spring Arrivals Brave the Challenging Weather

February 2009

02/28 Sounds Resonate on a Crisp Winter Morning
02/21 Raptors and Ducks Highlight Bird Walk
02/14 Eagles and Owls Highlight Birding Weekend
02/07 Birding Events Feature Field Trips and Backyard Counts

January 2009

01/31 Bald Eagles Highlight Winter Birding
01/24 Rare Arctic Gull Visits Cape Ann
01/17 New Year Presents New Birding Challenges
01/10 Mild Weather Aids Area Christmas Bird Count
01/03 Reflections of Birding in 2008

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