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Eric Moore
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Eric Moore is the owner of Jay’s Bird Barn, with two locations in northern Arizona — Prescott and Flagstaff. Eric has been an avid birder for over 50 years. If you have questions about wild birds that you would like discussed in future articles, email him at

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While it may be only February, it is already breeding season for some of our local wild bird species.

By Eric Moore February 26, 2020
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While spring is still more than a month away, it is certainly starting to feel like spring.

By Eric Moore February 19, 2020
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Our time on Trinidad came to an end, and we boarded a small plane for the fifteen-minute flight over to Tobago.

By Eric Moore February 12, 2020
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Our first full day at the Asa Wright Nature Center included an introductory bird walk on the grounds of the 200-acre facility.

By Eric Moore February 5, 2020
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Last Monday after landing on the island of Trinidad, we had about an hour of daylight, so our group of Prescott birders immediately went birding.

By Eric Moore January 29, 2020
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I had a very full week this past week.  I started my week (Monday) in Prescott.

By Eric Moore January 22, 2020
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If you have a bird house in your yard, you may be wondering whether you should clean it out each year.

By Eric Moore January 15, 2020
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This past weekend, I had the opportunity to participate once again in the annual mid-winter Bald Eagle survey.

By Eric Moore January 8, 2020
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In last week’s column, I wrote about all of the preparations leading up to my participation in the Prescott Audubon Society’s annual Christmas Bird Count.  Today I will share how my day went.

By Eric Moore January 1, 2020
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Most people have probably heard of the annual Audubon-sponsored Christmas Bird Count.

By Eric Moore December 25, 2019

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