Meadowlarks, cranes, and all those dancing chickens!
Buff-breasted Sandpiper Photo: Mark Stensaas
From east to west, north to south, the diversity of Nebraska habitats -- Missouri River riparian areas, eastern tallgrass prairie, wetlands of the Rainwater Basin, the Platte and Niobrara rivers, the Sandhills and Pine Ridge areas -- make the state a challenging and rewarding birding destination.
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The National Audubon Society has started a Plants for Birds effort to encourage the planting of native grasses, flowers, shrubs, and trees to benefit birds.