The Wild Turkey is native to North America and is the heaviest member of the diverse Galliformes. It is the same species as the domestic turkey.
Say hi to this little fellow, he is the smallest species of hummingbird. It is the only species of hummingbird that regularly nests east of the Mississippi River in North America.
This fine fellow is a medium-sized sparrow with a rounded head, a short, stout bill and a fairly long, conspicuous tail. They breed in coniferous or mixed-coniferous forests across Canada, the western U.S., and in the Appalachians. During winter you’ll find them in open woodlands, fields, parks, roadsides, and backyards, not to mention the Wildberry Lodge.
This common species of bird is also known as “The Wild Canary” and can be seen quite frequently not only here at the Wildberry Lodge but throughout the United States. This guy is a beauty!
This frequent visitor to the Wildberry Lodge, is quite common in the Southeast do to the warmer climates. These red birds are active songbirds and females such as this pictured one often break into song from their nest.