Bird News

Rehab group raising funds with owl ornament
Birdnews
By / November 18, 2022

Rehab group raising funds with owl ornament

Hang this cute ornament in your Christmas tree and support the wildlife rehab center that rescued the real-life Rocky. Read...

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Sign up now for 123rd Christmas Bird Count
Birdnews
By / November 18, 2022

Sign up now for 123rd Christmas Bird Count

Counts to take place between December 14 and January 5. Read More "Sign up now for 123rd Christmas Bird Count"Counts...

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Lesser Prairie-Chicken protected under Endangered Species Act
Birdnews
By / November 18, 2022

Lesser Prairie-Chicken protected under Endangered Species Act

Two populations to be listed as endangered, threatened. Read More "Lesser Prairie-Chicken protected under Endangered Species Act"Two populations to be...

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Rancho Naturalista Lodge, Costa Rica, or When Harry Met Mercedes
Birdnews
By / November 17, 2022

Rancho Naturalista Lodge, Costa Rica, or When Harry Met Mercedes

After a heavy pre-dawn rain, the morning was all misty and mysterious. I was greeted by omnipresent Grey-headed Chachalacas running...

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A Few Jordanian Birds
Birdnews
By / November 17, 2022

A Few Jordanian Birds

My wife and I had the privilege of visiting Mexican friends in Jordan in early October. These friends do work...

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Pheasant-pigeon lost for 140 years rediscovered
Birdnews
By / November 17, 2022

Pheasant-pigeon lost for 140 years rediscovered

An expedition with the Search for Lost Birds captured the first-ever photos and video of the Black-naped Pheasant-Pigeon. Read More...

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Borrow pit birding near Broome
Birdnews
By / November 15, 2022

Borrow pit birding near Broome

The definition of a borrow pit is rather odd, because you are not actually borrowing anything. Gravel, clay or sand...

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‘Think globally, act locally’ with new bird conservation tool
Birdnews
By / November 15, 2022

‘Think globally, act locally’ with new bird conservation tool

A game-changing tool called eBird Trends is the most detailed visualization ever produced to show the trends of bird populations....

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Female horseshoe crabs protected from bait harvest in Delaware Bay
Birdnews
By / November 15, 2022

Female horseshoe crabs protected from bait harvest in Delaware Bay

The Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission voted last week to temporarily halt the harvest of female horseshoe crabs in Delaware...

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Birding Nabang, Yunnan (2)
Birdnews
By / November 14, 2022

Birding Nabang, Yunnan (2)

Look up Nabang on a map of China – it is literally at the end of a road. As usual,...

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