Category Archives: life

eWildlifer – newsletter of The Wildlife Society


For stories on the BLM’s wild horse management plan and other issues of interest to wildlife management, check out the latest eWildlifer from TWS.

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Playa Post Vol. 13, #3 – Congratulations on a national award!


Congratulations to the Playa Lakes and Rainwater Basin joint ventures, recently recognized for their conservation collaborations with the 2015 Wings Across the Americas Award.   For these and other uplifting stories, check out the latest Playa Post, the newsletter of the … Continue reading

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Big flight northward on St. Patrick’s Day eve


Next to actually watching birds stream north in spring, I think I most enjoy watching their radar echoes as they stream north in spring. My personal favorite compilation is featured at Paul Hurtado’s Birding Page.  (Thank you Paul for this … Continue reading

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American Woodcocks, Timberdoodles, and Bog Suckers


All the common names are comical for these aberrant shorebirds, but their displays are magical in the moonlight of those first warm evenings in spring. 11–12 March – American Woodcock displays in Payne County Thanks to the sharp ears of … Continue reading

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Migration is now fully upon us!


Check it out on the radar!

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Canada’s National Bird Contest!


I love birds, and I love Canada.  I’ve never not had a great time in Canada or when birding, and birding in Canada has been wonderful.  So it is with a sense of great excitement that I share with you … Continue reading

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Birding Community E-Bulletin – March 2015


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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