The Point
12:35 pm
Tue March 4, 2014

Bird News: Getting Through the Last of Winter

Greater Scaup
Credit Mike Schanbacher
Bird News

As the days are getting longer, bird songs are increasing and courtships are flourishing. Vern Laux brings us the monthly bird news hour. Display flights, brood parasites, migration highlights, and much more on The Point with Mindy Todd.

Here's a fun video of a woodcock: note the long bill for probing in the earth for worms, and the cryptic coloration for blending in to the leaves.

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