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<strong>Birds of Pandemonium
(life among the exotic and endangered)
by Michele Raffin (2014)
What started as a rescue operation over 15 years ago, is now a premier breeding facility and conservation program in California: Pandemonium Avaries, now a non profit organization with a volunteer staff of 63. 165 more words

Reviews By Helen McIver

France Part Three - Aix-en-Provence and up to Avignon

Today was chill day – we had been flat out for six days after all and we would be on the road again soon enough. 861 more words


The Monkeys of Karnala Bird Sanctuary

Till date, I have traveled most of Maharashtra and if you have travelled in India, you have at some point come across the monkeys. You can see them at Mahabaleshwar, Matheran, Mumbai-Pune expressway, the Taj Mahal, the palaces of Rajasthan and the many other unexpected places. 520 more words


Nickerson Preserve - Attleboro

Nickerson Walking Woods Preserve
Richardson Avenue, Attleboro, MA
Trailhead: 41°57’41.92″N, 71°15’26.75″W
Last Time Hiked: November 1, 2014
Approximate distance hiked: 1.2 miles

This Attleboro Land Trust property is nestled along the eastern border of town and one of the larger land trust properties. 183 more words


Year of Grace, Day 44. A bird sanctuary

I woke up to a low band of red on the horizon that hinted at the coming sun. Yesterday’s forecast had been rain today, all day. 920 more words


Bushy Park

It’s a long weekend here in New Zealand so I thought I’d make the most of having 3 days off work and take a little road trip 20kms north of Wanganui to the haven known as Bushy Park. 205 more words


Spring is in the Air

I’m feeling pretty lucky that we have had such a nice start to spring, if you know Wellington, you’ll know that the term ‘no wind’ in a weather forecast doesn’t happen very often, so since the last two weekends have been fine with little wind I have managed to sneak in two trips to my favourite bird sanctuary, Zealandia. 290 more words

New Zealand Birds