Home Tags Birds

Tag: Birds

Feds Identify 269 “Birds of Conservation Concern”

For the first time in 13 years, the US Fish and Wildlife Service updated its list of Birds of Conservation Concern, a report...

Meet the Indian villages fighting against adversity to protect migratory birds

The villagers of Pangti, Nagaland state, used to be hunters, catching thousands of migratory amur falcons, Falco amurensis, every day. These hawks...

We invite you to an interview about the new American Birds...

Like their counterparts in English romantic poetry and elsewhere, American poets and writers were fascinated by birds, driven by their beauty, their strangeness,...

Bird Watching Tips: It’s Summer … Where Did The Birds Go?

Originally published July 2013; Updated May 2021. On the dog days of summer, birds seem to disappear - the chorus of dawn subsides...

“A Sense of Loss and Grief” about lost birds on Maui

A story on this October 2019 website (which was also included in our February 2020 issue) described a project by government agencies and...

Help researchers figure out which birds regularly eat cicadas

If you've seen birds that regularly eat cicadas, researchers want to know about it. The birds that eat cicadas are surprisingly poorly...

“Terribly scary” situation as birds die, go blind in DC area

Over the past 10 days, people in the Washington, DC area have reported increasing numbers of sick, blind, injured, and dead birds. ...

Approval of the first large-scale US offshore wind turbine spurs new...

May 2021, the Vineyard Wind 1 project was approved by the US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management as the country's first large offshore...

The ‘magic’ oak attracts birds to the California courtyard

When I first imagined this column, I saw myself and my wife Linda taking our retirement to drive to major bird watching hotspots,...

MOST POPULAR