Roll out the welcome mat for these shadowy nighttime fliers.
Birds of Prey
Known as raptors, North American birds of prey are fascinating and fun to learn about. Find out more about identifying birds of prey with these helpful profiles.
Watch your backyard come to life as owls swoop through the night skies.
If there’s a nesting owl in your neighborhood, there’s a good chance it’s a great horned owl.
Be a bird sleuth and discover who’s flying through the neighborhood.
Discover fascinating facts about the USA’s national bird, the bald eagle.
Learn about how and where to go hawk watching during this intriguing raptor migration.
Learn how different regions offer diverse habitats for these fascinating North American birds of prey.
Rethink your stance on these traditional “bad birds” with some birding basics from our expert.
Find out why these uncommon birds of prey are some of the most captivating in the world.
It’s difficult to distinguish between Eastern and Western Screech Owl species by sight – location is your best bet. However, they have distinctive voices, which is undoubtedly more important for these birds that are active mainly at night.
In winter, snowy owls move south from their breeding grounds in the Arctic in search of food, giving more people the chance to spot them.