The tufted duck (Aythya fuligula) may at first glance appear to be a ring-necked duck. However, this species has several differentiating characteristics worth noticing.
When you first encounter the male ring-necked duck (Aythya collaris), you may be surprised to find that he has no obvious ring on his neck.
The redhead duck (Aythya americana) may at first glance resemble the larger canvasback. However, its appearance is actually quite distinctive.
Once you are familiar with the distinctive characteristics of the male canvasback (Aythya valisineria), you should have no problem identifying it even at a great distance.
One disadvantage of reading about bird songs is relying on a printed mnemonic. What better solution than a book with an audio player?
There’s so much to learn about Kansas, including history, nature, architecture, and more. Where to start?
Choosing only 10 places that represent the Flint Hills at their finest is not simple. Take any road and you will see something breathtaking.
Attracting hummingbirds doesn’t have to be complicated! If you want to enjoy the sight of these tiny creatures, there are two simple ways to put out the welcome mat.
BirdCast, from the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, periodically releases migration forecasts to help birdwatchers pick the perfect time to spot that rare bird.
If you plan on doing any birdwatching in Kansas, equip yourself with a checklist first.