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Keeping India’s forests


Originally posted on ConservationBytes.com:
I’ve just returned from a short trip to the National Centre for Biological Sciences (NCBS) in Bangalore, Karnataka, one of India’s elite biological research institutes. Panorama of a forested landscape (Savandurga monolith in the background)…

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American Bird Conservancy’s Inside Bird Conservation newsletter, August 2016


The fight against neonicotinoid pesticides is moving front and center among the priorities of the American Bird Conservancy.  Check out this and other pressing issues in avian conservation in the latest Inside Bird Conservation. For links to all the conservation … Continue reading

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Birding Community e-Bulletin, August 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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HBW Alive newsletter – August 2016


The latest newsletter from the Handbook of the Birds of the World has been released, and it’s another treasure trove of ornithological wonders. For example, I now know what a Dulit Frogmouth sounds like!  Here’s a small sampling: Ornithological News … Continue reading

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Do you have a voice in government?


I bet rarely would people respond that they feel well-represented in government. I know I’m not well-represented when I long for a revolution in renewable energy but one of my senators is the guy who thinks snowballs in winter refute … Continue reading

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Birding Community E-Bulletin, July 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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