Reports have been pouring in of sightings of western tanagers, summer tanagers, lazuli buntings, black-headed grosbeaks, rose-breasted grosbeaks and evening grosbeaks. Also, green-tailed towhees, Bullock’s orioles and Scott’s orioles, and loads of black-chinned and broad-tailed hummingbirds … the list goes on.
Every May, about this time, I write about the fantastic variety of birds coming through the Santa Fe area. Some will stick around to nest and others are passing through. Either way, right now is the best time of the year to attract the widest variety of birds to your backyards. Here’s how:
By: Anne Schumass (The Santa Fe New Mexican)
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