Sub-zero temperatures and lack of resources can make conditions difficult for residential birds during the winter months.
The Indiana DNR Division of Fish and Wildlife announced that more than $1 million will help species like quail, pheasants, and sparrows.
Thousands of migrating birds will make their way through Indiana over the next few months.
The state Department of Natural Resources says it's important to give the interior least tern plenty of space.
Legislators prepare to wrap up the 2015 legislative session, and the DNR is seeing a decline in yearly deer harvests. Read more in today's headline roundup.
So far about 6,000 cranes have been counted at the Jasper-Pulaski Fish and Wildlife Area.
The 10-year nesting site will remain undisturbed during construction, officials say.
Wildlife biologists banded 44 peregrine falcon chicks this year, compared to 38 last year.
A Martinsville company is expanding a program aimed to reduce the number of birds that die each year because of power lines.
242 million turkeys are expected to be raised this year in the United States. WTIU’s Sara Wittmeyer reports on a local source of the traditional bird.