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45% of Arctic Shorebirds Are Disappearing - Here's the Plan to Save Them
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Anna
- 1 day ago - birdlife.org
Across the globe, 45% of Arctic-nesting shorebirds are decreasing. The Pacific Americas Shorebird Conservation Strategy aims to identify the threats and develop strategies to save them.
Maine's First Known Vermilion Flycatcher Captured Live on Hog Island Web Cam
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Anna
- 6 days ago - audubon.org
Thousands of miles off course, the bird took a rest-on an Osprey nest.
Coastal Scrub and Grassland Alive With Birds
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Anna
- 3 days ago - theguardian.com
Along the well-worn cliff-edge path from Dawdon to Hawthorn Dene, blackthorn was in full bloom, the air laden with the coconut scent of gorse, and the ground spangled with primroses and dog violets
Behold the Male Ruby-Crowned Kinglet in All Its Mating Majesty
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Anna
- 6 days ago - audubon.org
When it's time to court a female, the touch of red on this drab bird's head transforms into a blazing crown.
Wildlife Lover Steps in to Take Stricken Birds Under Her Wing
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Anna
- 4 days ago - belfasttelegraph.co.uk
Two eager birds who appear to have escaped the nest too soon have been saved by wildlife rescue worker Debbie Doolittle.
Poisoning of Birds of Prey Brought Shame on the Highlands
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Anna
- 1 day ago - pressandjournal.co.uk
The mass poisoning of birds of prey in the Black Isle brought shame on the Highlands according to a local MSP.
Top 25 Wild Bird Photographs of the Week #84
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Anna
- 13 hours ago - voices.nationalgeographic.com
Thank you to all the bird lovers and photographers across the globe who have contributed so wonderfully to this movement. You and your beautiful photographs are what drive the Wildbird! Revolution! Viva!
Residents Encouraged to Leave Birds Alone While Nesting
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Anna
- 7 days ago - cumnockchronicle.com
Birds are vulnerable at this time of year and destroying a nest while it is in use is illegal and could result in up to a £5,000 fine and six months in jail. Every year, birdsâEUR(TM) nests are destroyed by people felling or pruning trees and scrub or
Birds Sing Shorter Songs in Response to Traffic Noise
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Anna
- 5 days ago - phys.org
Birds sing differently in response to traffic noise, which potentially affects their ability to attract mates and defend their territory, according to research published in Bioacoustics. The study found that a species of North American flycatcher
Chris Packham Charged in Malta After Bird Hunt Confrontation
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Anna
- 4 days ago - theguardian.com
Chris Packham, the naturalist and broadcaster, has been charged with assault and trespass in Malta after confronting hunters he believed had illegally trapped wild birds.
7 Projects Led By Young Conservationists That Are Changing the Avian World
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Anna
- 2 days ago - birdlife.org
Today winners have been announced for CLP and Birdfair project awards, all initiatives led by young conservationists. Discover their inspiring work in this roundup.
Badly Burned Cockatoo Given New Feathers With Superglue and Matchsticks
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Anna
- 1 day ago - theguardian.com
Endangered CarnabyâEUR(TM)s cockatoo treated by vets at Perth Zoo after it was badly burnt on a power line
A Beginner's Guide to Common Bird Sounds and What They Mean
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Anna
- 4 days ago - audubon.org
Spring's here, and thereâEUR(TM)s a birdy party raging outdoors. It's loud, it's raucous, and for the untrained ear, it's often incoherent. But don't fret. With a little practice, you can begin decoding all those songs and calls, which will in turn give
Penguins' Day: Some Interesting Facts About the Popular Grounded Birds
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Anna
- 1 day ago - economictimes.indiatimes.com
April 25 is observed as the World Penguin Day, which coincides with the annual northward migration of penguins. Check out some interesting facts about the popular grounded birds:
Mumbai Resident Sets Up 10 Bird Shelters, Rears 350 Butterflies
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Anna
- 6 days ago - hindustantimes.com
In Lower ParelâEUR(TM)s fast changing skyline, with its glass-and-chrome office complexes and high-rises, one apartment stands out. Parakeets, bulbuls, sparrows and even kingfishers find way to the apartment, which is a perennial source of food and water.
 

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