October 28, 2009
Tiny birds must eat one-third to three-quarters of their weight each day. Easy meals at feeders can mean the difference between life and death.
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Fall is the traditional beginning of the classic start for the yearlong season of bird feeding. More people feed birds than watch football, baseball or any other sport, or participate in any other outdoor activity. That’s right — bird feeding is in. More than 65 million Americans are doing it, according to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.