Category Archives: Bird Education Network

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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Waterthrush Podcast #24: FOY Season


There’s a new episode of The Waterthrush Podcast available.  Check it out to learn about 4 big ideas to advance science, the biggest big year ever, and what this FOY stuff is all about.

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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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Audubon’s Online Guide to North American Birds


The National  Audubon Society has published a new Online Guide to North American Birds, and it’s worth a look.   At a glance, the guide contains similar content to what birders expect in field guides:  images (photographs) of birds, descriptions … Continue reading

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Bird Education Network #55: International Migratory Bird Day


This information courtesy of the Bird Education Network. International Migratory Bird Day International Migratory Bird Day (IMBD) is upon us! IMBD Bird festivals, counts, hikes, and other celebrations bring attention to the migration of nearly 350 species of migratory birds … Continue reading

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Pledge 2 Fledge!


As a birder, I have savored the sights of nature’s most spectacular works of art. I have felt the pride of discovering a rare bird in my area. At times, my spirit has been soothed by the songs of our … Continue reading

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Bird Education Network bulletin #37


E-bulletin accessed here.

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Bird Education Network #35


Ben Bulletin #35 We Can Help People Become Comfortable in Nature Finding the Comfort Zone by Kate Mowbray I love to visit parks and other natural areas. It helps me to relax and enjoy the quiet peacefulness I find outdoors. … Continue reading

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Celebrate Urban Birds eNewsletter


The Cornell Laboratory of Ornithology has posted its latest e Newsletter for the Celebrate Urban Birds program.

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Bird Education Network Bulletin #32


Bird Education Network BEN Bulletin #32. Also check out links for International Migratory Bird Day 2010.

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Birding Community E-Bulletin: June 2010


RARITY FOCUS On Thursday, 13 May, Chris Rasmussen found a Bahama Mockingbird at Fort DeS= oto County Park, St. Petersburg, Florida. The bird was also observed by sev= eral others the same day. The next day the cooperative bird allowed … Continue reading

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Birding Community E-Bulletin: May 2010


THE BIRDING COMMUNITY E-BULLETIN May 2010 This Birding Community E-bulletin is being 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 NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC … Continue reading

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Bird Education Network Newsletter – February 2010


February newsletter here.

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Bird Education Network Bulletin #23


Bulletin #23 of the Bird Education Network is posted here.

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Bird Education Network


December Bulletin posted here.

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Colombian kids celebrate birds!


Check out how schoolchildren in Colombia celebrate the arrival of migrant birds from the North! This is exactly the sort of thing we need to do with kids here in the States. I think we need a “Stillwater Scissortail Celebration!” … Continue reading

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Bird Education Network – November 2009


Latest newsletter here.

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International Migratory Bird Day – 2010


Check out the Environment for the Americas to learn about plans for the 2010 International Migratory Bird Day celebration!

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Birding Community E-Bulletin – November 2009


THE BIRDING COMMUNITY E-BULLETIN November 2009 This Birding Community E-bulletin is being distributed to active and concerned birders, those dedicated to the joys of birding and the protection of birds and their habitats. You can access an archive of past … Continue reading

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Bird Education Network – October newsletter


For latest newsletter of the Bird Education Network, click here.

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