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Birds of All Feathers Work Together to Hunt When Army Ants March
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Anna
- 4 days ago - sciencedaily.com
When army ants move out, a new study found that, instead of chasing each other away, birds work together to follow the column and hunt the insects that marching ants scare out of hiding.
Uh, What Is This Flamingo Doing?
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Anna
- 9 days ago - audubon.org
No, really, what's going on here?
Five Neat Tricks to Keep Your Cat From Attacking Birds
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Anna
- 4 days ago - birdlife.org
Cats are born predators, so thereâEUR(TM)s no point in chastising them for doing something that comes naturally for them. Instead, owners have to accept that they are responsible for bringing a domesticated animal into their home and feeding it, and thus they
Paradise Saved: Some of World's Rarest Birds Rebound on Pacific Islands Cleared of Invasive Predators
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Anna
- 6 days ago - birdlife.org
Five remote Pacific islands are once again safe havens for four of our worldâEUR(TM)s rarest bird species following the success of one of the most ambitious island restoration projects ever implemented
Top 25 Wild Bird Photographs of the Week #93
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Anna
- 3 days ago - voices.nationalgeographic.com
Thank you to all the photographers for contributing your work and please keep your beautiful photographs coming!
Listen-Birds Aren't the Only Ones Singing
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Anna
- 25 days ago - audubon.org
Part eight of our new series to help you build your birding skillsâEUR"and love of birdsâEUR"by learning how to bird by ear.
Which Wildlife Hero Are You? QUIZ!
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Anna
- 24 days ago - awf.org
Take the quiz.
Victory for Liberia Chimpanzees!!!
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Anna
- 26 days ago - aavs.org
On May 30, AAVS learned that the lifetime care for over 60 chimpanzees formerly used in research and abandoned in Liberia is now assured. We are happy to report that The Humane Society of the U.S. (HSUS) and New York
Here's Why Edible Nests Made of Bird Spit Are a Delicacy in China
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Anna
- 15 days ago - hindustantimes.com
When boiled in water, the nests dissolve into a gelatinous gloop which is then made into desserts or drunk as a soup or a tonic that is said to prolong life and improve strength.
A Mysterious Ailment Is Killing Birds on Cape Cod
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Anna
- 15 days ago - boston.com
Local scientists are waiting for lab results that could shed light on what is killing dozens of northern gannets. Since April, the plunge-diving birds have been washing up dead or dying along the South Shore and Cape Cod.
The Peregrine Falcon Is Making a Comeback in Michigan
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Anna
- 15 days ago - ladyfreethinker.org
Peregrine falcons are threatened, but one company is doing its best to repopulate this beautiful bird. Consumers Energy, one of MichiganâEUR(TM)s largest landowners and a major energy provider, places nesting boxes around many of its properties and works
Birdist Rule #57: It's Summer-Watch Out for Juveniles!
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Anna
- 3 days ago - audubon.org
Baby birds are about to be on the loose, but identifying them can be tricky.
Papua Bans Hunting, Trading of Birds of Paradise
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Anna
- 16 days ago - thejakartapost.com
Papua has banned the use of birds of paradise as accessories and souvenirs, protecting one of the provinceâEUR(TM)s most famous endemic species from commercial exploitation -- its most immediate threat.
How Did Bird Babysitting Co-Ops Evolve?
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Anna
- 4 days ago - phys.org
Because species that are cooperative breeders are concentrated in geographic hot spots, scientists have long suspected that basic features of the environment play a role in its evolution.
Restoring Habitat for Minnesota's Golden-Winged Warblers
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Anna
- 28 days ago - abcbirds.org
During their May-to-August breeding season, Golden-winged Warblers are a fixture of Minnesota's deciduous forests. Then, they take flight and migrate south to their wintering grounds in Central and South America.
 

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