Learn about the hummingbird species that live on Vancouver Island, and how you can attract them to your yard, and enjoy them year round!
Colin Bartlett is the owner of The Backyard Wildbird & Nature Store in Nanaimo. Looking for something different to do when he moved to Nanaimo, he started a business doing something he enjoyed and opened The Backyard Wildbird & Nature Store in May of 1995. Colin was introduced to nature at a young age through the Boys and Girls club. He later volunteered with the club helping out on the trips and teaching about some of the natural habitat around the camp and other activities. Colin has written articles for local papers and magazines for many years about the birds and nature in the backyard.