“Once nearly eliminated from Michigan due to a lack of nest cavities, bluebirds have made a remarkable comeback with the aid of bird enthusiasts who have put up thousands of bluebird nest boxes. Easily tamed, will come to a shallow dish with mealworms. Bluebirds like open habitats such as fields, pastures and roadsides. Will perch in trees or on fence posts and wait for grasshoppers. ” Birds of Michigan – by Stan Tekiela
Stan Tekiela’s field guide to Birds of Michigan is our number one recommended first field guide. It is an easy to use field guide that features 112 common Michigan birds. It is organized by color and size so identifying the visiting bird at your feeder is quick. Female and male birds are often different coloring and can be confusing. If the female is different from the male, Stan Tekiela lists them separately by color. Available for $12.95.