Click on the state name for the Nifty-Fifty Guide for the selected state. The guide will open in a new window. Each guide contains 50 of the most often observed species for the selected state; including images, description, range maps and songs.
Hear a bird song in your garden that you can't identify? Check this website out! Cornell Lab of Orinthology - This is a great website about birds, including a searchabel database and recorded bird sounds for each one.
Mourning Dove / HOW TO ATTRACT ME TO YOUR HABITAT: Plant Red Alder Tree, Acacia Shrub, Bristlegrass (Foxtail Grass), Burdock (Weed), Chickweed (Weed) (important during migration), Dandelions (important during migration), Purple Dead Nettle (Groundcover), Perennial Sunflower, and Peas (Vegetables). EXTRA TREATS: Milo, Wheat, Northern Seed Oats, Bran Flakes, Crackers, Hemp, Salt, Sand and worms. I AM THE MOST FAITHFUL OF ALL BIRDS. I WILL BECOME A PERMANENT YEAR AROUND RESIDENT.