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Bustards may self-medicate with plants
Birdnews
By / November 29, 2022

Bustards may self-medicate with plants

World’s heaviest flying bird seeks out weeds that kill parasites. Read More "Bustards may self-medicate with plants"World’s heaviest flying bird...

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Why harassing Canada Geese doesn’t work
Birdnews
By / November 29, 2022

Why harassing Canada Geese doesn’t work

Geese that are chased away will leave, but they return almost two times faster than on days when they weren’t...

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Birding Wuyuan, China
Birdnews
By / November 29, 2022

Birding Wuyuan, China

In retrospect, this weekend at Wuyuan was not exactly my finest hour as a bird photographer – hopefully, I could...

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Little Terns breeding near Broome
Birdnews
By / November 27, 2022

Little Terns breeding near Broome

In Australia there are three populations of Little Tern. There are Little Terns that breed across the north of Australia,...

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Back to Spain
Birdnews
By / November 26, 2022

Back to Spain

After travelling to the Middle East, our work required us to spend one more week in Algeciras, Spain. This time,...

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The Siberian Rubythroat
Birdnews
By / November 24, 2022

The Siberian Rubythroat

The Siberian Rubythroat passes through Shanghai on its autumn migration, mainly in October and November. Its Latin name, Calliope calliope,...

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Recently Received
Birdnews
By / November 23, 2022

Recently Received

Several seasonal specialties have been arriving in the last remaining patches of wetland at the southwest end of the cigar-shaped...

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Two Asian songbirds protected from cage-bird trade
Birdnews
By / November 22, 2022

Two Asian songbirds protected from cage-bird trade

New protections 'will help to ensure that these two songbirds will not go silent.' Read More "Two Asian songbirds protected...

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Three books about birds win National Outdoor Book Awards
Birdnews
By / November 22, 2022

Three books about birds win National Outdoor Book Awards

Titles about kingfishers, bird art, and Alaskan birds receive top honors. Read More "Three books about birds win National Outdoor...

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Tawny Frogmouths breeding again
Birdnews
By / November 21, 2022

Tawny Frogmouths breeding again

We are very lucky that here in Broome we have Tawny Frogmouths right in town. There are a pair at...

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