Posted by: Sandy Steinman | January 15, 2021

How  Birds Survive the Winter? 

CornellLab writes about how birds deal with winter

It seems logical that most birds flee the northern regions to overwinter somewhere warmer, such as the tropics. Their feat of leaving their homes, navigating and negotiating often stupendous distances twice a year, indicates their great necessity of avoiding the alternative—of staying and enduring howling snowstorms and subzero temperatures.

However, some birds stay and face the dead of winter against seemingly insurmountable odds. That they can and do invites our awe and wonder, for it requires solving two problems simultaneously.

Read more How Do Birds Survive the Winter? All About Birds


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