"michael norris" <>
Re: Bird feeders
L&L Knight <>
Wed, 9 Apr 2008 21:51:39 +1000
I think the photo is justified as the underlying journal article has
On 09/04/2008, at 9:43 PM, michael norris wrote:
But no one has mentioned those 4 brilliant articles in the last
Wingspan about feeding or caring for birds in urban areas.
They are a real challenge to purists - and to people who moan about
losing species but do not do the right thing in their gardens and
Anyhow, many thanks - aren't we Birding-Aussers so lucky to have
people like you scanning the Web for interesting stuff!
I see what the authors mean on
But it was surprising to see their picture shows three European
species - House Sparrow, Goldfinch, Greenfinch - but on a quick scan
I did not see encouraging exotics as an issue.
If feeding has down sides - but the up side of favouring interest in
and care for birds - what should we do ?
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