May has arrived and brought the northward migration of warblers and other songbirds.

We have been eagerly anticipating the arrival of the first ruby-throated hummingbirds.

There are signs on beaches where piping plovers, American oystercatchers and several species of terns usually nest.

I was outside filling my feeder early in the morning of April 6, and the valley was full of a strange sound.

A common complaint of springtime birders is warbler neck, a soreness in the neck from looking overhead at small insect-eating birds in the treetops...

The first tree swallows have returned.