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Listening to bird song slowed way down

Birds sound more like whales


It is not all doom and gloom for our birds

Seeing, hearing birds? It all depends


A field guide for birding travel or armchair dreams

A field guide for birding travel or armchair dreams

It covers Europe, North Africa, and the Middle East


Wildlife of the Arctic -- take the trip and this book

A complete guide in a compact size


How Lake Trout are raising havoc with birds in Yellowstone park

One thing leads to another, leading to trouble


How do you react to birdsong?

Or, how would you feel in a world without birdsong?


Gnatcatchers choose viewable site for nest in Sherburne NWR

Gnatcatchers choose viewable site for nest in Sherburne NWR

Chicks are a few days from fledging


Raptor colors vary light to dark

Raptor colors vary light to dark

This Swainson's Hawk is a good example of light


Dead owl's eyes give it appearance of life

Dead owl's eyes give it appearance of life

I've been on the road in the Dakotas for several days, but will again be posting with some regularity


Cranes and coyotes

Freshly hatched Sandhill gone missing


Neighborhood birds show courtship and nesting behavior

Neighborhood birds show courtship and nesting behavior

Some birds have fledged young, others are building nests


Bird-safe legislation -- from Toronto to Minneapolis?

Speaker from Toronto to be here June 13


Dancing grebes, diving terns, a night-heron in escape mode

Dancing grebes, diving terns, a night-heron in escape mode

Sand Lake NWR in South Dakota


Loon courtship on Lake Osakis

Loon courtship on Lake Osakis

A rainy Sunday morning, before heat set in


Grass is an essential nest material for many bird species

Grass is an essential nest material for many bird species

Some species already have eggs or hatchlings


Some bird species in France reported in serious decline

Is this widespread?


Hawk is seen as a threat by crows

Hawk is seen as a threat by crows

Crows are noisy, but not a real threat to the hawk


Crows giving hard time to Barred Owl

Crows giving hard time to Barred Owl

Mobbing the enemy


Ring-billed Gulls fishing

Ring-billed Gulls fishing

Immatures, with nothing better to do


New Bell Museum to have bird-safe glass

Speaker discussed glass and stadium issue