TITLE

For the birds

AUTHOR(S)
Keefer, Chris
PUB. DATE
October 1996
SOURCE
New York State Conservationist;Oct96, Vol. 51 Issue 2, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the hobby of birdfeeding in wintertime. Choice of feeders and bird seed; Type of bird one wants to attract; Bird feeding rules; Characteristics of a good feeding station.
ACCESSION #
9611200581

 

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