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Nestwatch Blog: "Mountain Bluebird"

On Alert: Mountain Bluebird Conference Reveals Concern

The North American Bluebird Society recently convened a virtual conference to assess the status of the least-studied bluebird species—the Mountain Bluebird. Four panelists looked at trends and interacted with nest box stewards to try and understand what next steps would help address declines.

Round Versus Slot Entrances: New Study Says “Go Round”

A new study of nest box design suggests that bluebird enthusiasts should choose round entrance holes over “slot-style” nest boxes. Find out why this design decision made a difference to Mountain Bluebirds in British Columbia.

Cornell Lab of Ornithology

Cornell Lab of Ornithology