Wildlife Wednesday – the Northern Cardinal

It’s time for another Wildlife Wednesday spotlight from your Ohio Division of Wildlife. Today we feature the state bird – the Northern Cardinal.

This bird is well known for its rich, distinctive call. The cardinal’s song is usually a repetition of short whistled phrases with some notes run together; for instance: What-cheer-cheer-cheer, or Who-it, who-it, who-it, or Birdy, birdy, birdy.… Read full story