birds of eden Blog

The Truth About Water

Have you ever heard people say that "you can lead a horse to water, but you can't make him drink?" We shouldn't get mad at the horse because he won't drink; he may be smarter than we think. Horses can smell things that we can't see, and maybe he can tell that there is something in the water that is not good for him to drink.

Green Tips For Kids

It’s easy to protect the planet! These tips help save limited resources such as water, energy, and animals; prevent landfill waste; or decrease harmful gases, such as CO2, which contribute to global warming. So get green and give the tips a try. Make sure to ask your parents before trying any of these tips!

Birds In Reseach - The Truth

http://www.neavs.org/programs/papers/birdsreasearch_5_agricultural_kdavis.htm an interesting website, well worth looking at.  Here is an extract from the site.

Helping Orphaned Birds

They're probably not really orphans. Summer is the season when the kids bring home a baby bird they found on the lawn and ask if they can keep it. The little bird is obviously helpless, and the mother bird isn't around. It's only natural to want to help it. The question is what's the best thing for the baby bird. What can we do that will give it the best possible chance of surviving?

Kids And Conservation

Why should conservation be important to kids? Well, because conservation is all about protecting and managing our natural resources and environment so that they are here for future generations (you!) to use and enjoy.