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UV continues through Spain

Today’s data update about UV’s migration came at lunchtime. He’s travelling through Spain but not at pace – yesterday he covered just 227 km in around 8 hours of flying. 283 more words

Kielder Ospreys

Monarchs: Royal Wind Riders


What is it to be a king,

To rule but an instant,

Driven by one grand design—

A never ceasing royal line

Of two, three, four generations… 297 more words


Call for Papers: “Movilidades y procesos migratorios en Centroamérica y el Caribe”

Here is a call for papers for Issue #3 (July-August 2017) of CariCen: Revista de Análisis y Debate sobre el Caribe y Centroamérica . Articles will center on “Migratory Movements and Processes in Central America and the Caribbean.” The deadline for proposals (in English, French, of Spanish) is June 5, 2017. 287 more words


Climate Change and Mass Migration

by Ethan Lewis

An African Independent writer from the Washington Post investigated the large scale issue of mass human migration stemmed from climate change. The writer met with ANM Muniruzaman, a Bangladesh Politician, who recently attended an international migration policy meeting and said “The international system is in a state of denial.” He then continued to say “If we want an orderly management of the coming crisis, we need to sit down now.” Displacement of humans due to climate change is already ongoing with natural disasters like droughts, floods, and storms. 245 more words

Climate Change

Lots of towhees on a rainy day

I spent some of the rainy Saturday at Bennett’s Pond in Ridgefield, Conn. I didn’t see or hear a single warbler, but I did see and hear several eastern towhees. 170 more words