How Bird Feeders Can Be Bad (And Good) For Birds
Bird feeders can help birds, but new research says those feeders can also spread disease among avian populations.By Sebastian Martinez | September 17, 2015
Getting a bird feeder seems like a no-brainer for a bird lover. You get a front-row seat to the birds you love, while helping them survive. But they may not always be good for the birds.
While it might not seem significant, it illustrates how the feeders, which put a lot of different birds in close proximity, can spread infectious disease. (Video via YouTube / seahue)