15 great gift ideas for birdwatchers


Droll Yankees’ Green New Generation Metal Peanut Feeder

Made of stainless steel wire mesh, this tube feeder allows birds to easily spot their next meal, and they can cling to it while they feed. The feeder holds up to 1 pound of peanuts or black oil sunflower seed and is easy to fill and hang. Check the price on Amazon!

Stokes Select Sedona Screen Feeder

This attractive feeder has four feeding ports specifically designed for songbirds, including chickadees and cardinals, and it can hold up to 2.6 pounds of bird seed. Also, Belle Fleur donates a portion of every purchase to bird habitat and conservation groups. Check the price on Amazon!

Suet Feeder with Tail Prop

Made from recycled plastic, this environmentally friendly suet feeder will not fade, crack, chip, peel or warp. It comes in natural colors to better attract a variety of birds, and the tail prop will help larger birds balance while feeding. Check the price on Amazon!

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Matt Mendenhall

Matt Mendenhall

Matt Mendenhall is the editor of BirdWatching magazine and BirdWatchingDaily.com. He joined the staff of BirdWatching (formerly Birder’s World) in 2000 and has worn many hats over the years: reporter, story wrangler, photo editor, managing editor, and now editor. Originally from Omaha, he lives with his wife and two daughters in Milwaukee and holds a Bachelor’s in journalism from Marquette University. You can reach Matt at (617) 706-9098 and [email protected].

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