Nature Happenings - December
- Christmas Bird Count is this month, birds.audubon.org/christmas-bird-count.
- Robins come in flocks to bird baths, a source of unfrozen water is very important for all birds.
- Watch for an increasing number of juncos on the ground beneath your seed feeders.
- Provide a blend with enough white millet to satisfy the increase in ground feeding birds like towhees and juncos.
- Duck and geese numbers peak throughout the state. Watch for flocks of Cedar Waxwings.
- Feeder activity increases as weather cools.
- Geminid Meteor Shower is mid-month.
- Project FeederWatch continues, www.birds.cornell.edu/pfw