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Bird is the Word

Even the birds know that winter in NYC is finally over and are joining the Spring fling that’s in full swing.  Bird migration season is here and Central Park is teeming with these incredible little animals! 331 more words

Do It Yourself

Berries and red wings

On our recent walk, driving back home we saw a pair of Red-winged Starlings.

Red winged, you say, I assure you it is. They are glossy black, about the size of a dove. 234 more words


Exploring the Natural World of South Carolina: Birds Part 2

Columbidae and Picidae – This was my first time seeing Red-headed Woodpeckers, and it was a pleasure. There were at least three individuals at the Edwin M. 423 more words


Birds of Transylvania County

Since we’ve been looking up lately, can anybody identify what type of hawk this is?

Journal Club: Birdfeeding favours non-native bird species

SUMMARY: Feeding wild birds on bread and seed encourages high densities of introduced bird species at the expense of native species, thereby altering urban bird communities, according to a new study… 2,038 more words


Black and white with a dash of Rose

Before picking up Maisie at school last Friday I took a leisurely stroll around Jackson View Park in Tallahassee. It’s a nice park with a well-maintained trail and because of its location, on the south shore of Lake Jackson, produces a decent variety of birds. 50 more words


Monday Bird Notes, May 4, 2015

The bird migration radar at 4:45 AM this morning

Yes, the blooms on the radar are very impressive. Certainly more birds were dispersed in the… 263 more words

Morris County