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Reflections in Nature:

Birds ‘bathe’ in sun, smoke, water

March 30, 2014
By BILL BOWER , Williamsport Sun-Gazette

Several weeks ago, after I wrote that I was not sure why cardinals pick up and crush ants to rub over their bodies, I received an email from a reader, who wrote that birds did this to keep parasites off their bodies.

 
 
 

 

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