Category Archives: animal behavior

Birding Community E-Bulletin: March 2016


The Birding Community E-bulletin is distributed to active and concerned birders, those dedicated to the joys of birding and the protection of birds and their habitats. This issue is sponsored by the producers of superb quality birding binoculars and scopes, … Continue reading

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Bird Education Network – BEN Bulletin for January 2016


BEN – Bird Education Network Some Lessons from the Jr. Audubon Clubs by Paul J. Baicich From the very start of the anti-feather-trade bird-protection movement of the late 1800s, there was an interest in winning over the sympathies of children. … Continue reading

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The Partners in Flight databases on Population and Species Assessment


The Partners in Flight databases were recently updated, and they represent an outstanding resource in understanding distribution and diversity of North American birds. Maintained by the Rocky Mountain Bird Observatory, the databases summarize information on population estimates and the species … Continue reading

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American Bird Conservancy update: Araripe Manakin Reserve


First-ever Reserves Established to Protect Brazil’s Araripe Manakin The first-ever bird reserves have been created for the critically endangered Araripe Manakin, a six-inch bird only discovered in 1996 that numbers fewer than 800 individuals and survives in the smallest of … Continue reading

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Boreal Birds E-Update – Dec. 2014


Check out the latest Boreal Birds E-Update (and revamped website) of the Boreal Forest Songbird Initiative.  In particular, be sure to read about the “Boreal Birds Need Half” campaign.

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Wilson Journal of Ornithology, Vol. 126, #4


The Wilson Journal of Ornithology (formerly The Wilson Bulletin) Volume 126, Number 4 CONTENTS December 2014 Major Articles 623 Long-term dynamics of bird use of clearcuts in post-fledging period Paul A. Porneluzi, Rafael Brito-Aguilar, Richard L. Clawson, and John Faaborg … Continue reading

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