An eastern bluebird eats a berry while trying to stay warm after a snowstorm.
Learn to identify, cultivate and monitor Missouri's beautiful state bird.
The state bird of Missouri is associated with cheerfulness; in fact, many say its song sounds like “Cheer cheerful charmer.” You will be glad to see its blue upperparts and rusty and white underparts.
Learn how to build a ground feeder.
Video of a blue jay in the wild.
Video of a blue-gray gnatcatcher in the wild.
Audubon Society bird clubs throughout the country conduct bird counts around Christmas time.
MDC protects and manages Missouri's fish, forest, and wildlife resources. We also facilitate your participation in resource-management activities, and we provide opportunities for you to use, enjoy and learn about nature.