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Christmas Bird Count time is here

The Christmas Bird Count (CBC) season is upon us. The local one that I participate in — the Westport Circle — takes place on Sunday. Many of the counts take place this weekend, but the range to do the count started on Dec. 541 more words

Long Island Sound

Eagle eyes: Silver Lake joins national bird census

By Matt Schickling
Wire Staff Writer

In the next few weeks, volunteers from all over the Western Hemisphere will be taking part in a literal wild goose chase. 809 more words

Bucks County

Keep up with birding news

Published Dec. 11, 2003, in the Wyoming Tribune Eagle, “How to keep up with birding news.”

2014 Update: All the birding organizations and publications are now on social media as well. 958 more words


Solitaire sleuths wanted

Published Dec, 27, 2001, in the Wyoming Tribune Eagle, “Apprentices wanted for solitaire sleuthing.”

2014 Update: This is another invitation to take part in the Cheyenne Christmas Bird Count. 801 more words


Stand up and count for the annual Christmas Bird Count

Published Dec. 23, 1999, in the Wyoming Tribune Eagle, “Stand up and be counted – by counting.”

2014 Update: Inviting readers to take part in the Cheyenne Christmas Bird Count has been a common theme for the Bird Banter column in December. 819 more words


Continued Neglect of Salton Sea Threatens Wildlife and Humans

Last summer, in overwhelming heat, I decided to drive out to the Salton Sea. I can’t tell you what possessed me to do this other than curiosity. 522 more words