Wild Bird Station

Another View: Athletes, musicians and artists

... After my column about my having to be told about the Placer County Archives, Roger Strahle at Wild Bird Station said he spent a lot of time “just for fun” at the St ...

Celebrity Chefs brought together good people, good food and good times

At the 29th Celebrity Chefs fundraiser last Thursday, I got to give away hunks of my Best Cake in the World and tell people about Silver Screen. Midway through, I heard some crashi ...

Auburn's Wild Bird Station marks 20 years of retail, advice and swapping stories

For two decades Roger and Carol Strahle’s Wild Bird Station has been the local spot for birders to purchase seed and browse for nesting boxes, books and gifts. Often those vi ...

Winter viewing puts flights in sight

Auburn’s abundance of natural beauty makes it a magnet for outdoor enthusiasts. And it’s also a haven for birds. There are about 78 resident birds that live in the ar ...

Media Life: Bay Area media mention spurs rush for Auburn “special blend”

  Add the title bird-seed guru to Roger Strahle’s business card. Over the years, the owner of Wild Bird Station in Auburn has worked to develop his own special blend o ...

Birds — put out the welcome mat and they’ll drop in

There’s plenty to see out there. You just have to look. That’s the advice of longtime bird-watching enthusiast Roger Strahle, owner of Wild Bird Station in Auburn. Right now, ...