Bird Watching Newswire

Bird Watching Newswire

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  1. Metro Parks: Dec. 13-20Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | This Week Community News

    ... Guests can learn about Ohio's state mammal through crafts, games and stories. Metro Five-0: Level 1 Indoor Bird Watching, 11 a.m. Dec. 14 at the Nature Center. Guests ages 50 and older can learn about Ohio's wintering birds and look for some from ...


  2. Sukhna Lake: UT fishery department team collects samples of water, bird droppingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 9 | The Indian Express

    ... (RDDL), Jalandhar. The samples were collected from near the Regulatory End, Sukhna forest area and from bird watching points. It is the second time since the arrival of migratory birds at the lake when water samples and bird droppings have been ...


  3. The wacky explanations behind bizarre bird namesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 8 | New York Post

    ... Warbler: How Birds Got Their Names " (Faber & Faber), out now. The book, rooted in Moss' lifelong love of bird watching, lives up to its title, describing various ways English-speaking ornithologists have christened birds through the centuries. The ...


  4. 'What's on your bucket list?'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 8 |

    ... walls of coral, Turks and Caicos is one of the top diving destinations in the world. For nature lovers, bird watching is a must with more than 170 species of birds on the island. There's also plenty of opportunity for whale sightings. From December ...


  5. Bird Feeding BasicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | The Bennington Banner

    ... in Vermont feed birds. The state also leads the nation with 39 percent of residents participating in bird watching away from home. Bird feeding and watching can be a boon to local businesses too, with an estimated $12.4 million in annual bird seed ...


  6. Birding apps for phone or pad -- more informationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | Star Tribune

    ... Bird ID , use iPhone camera, app offers ID. Pay to remove ads, pay to get full content or unlimited sightings. Bird Watching Guide and Identification , $.99, a review says mostly waterfowl and raptors, poor on backyard birds. I have not seen this ...


  7. Nicknames for birdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | Sciencebase Science Blog

    Some birds have several names . The scientific binomial is usually the definitive name, but even that can change especially in the age of DNA analysis.


  8. Basic Ornithology: A new course to study birds launched in PuneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 4 | The Indian Express

    ... of birds that have started arriving. Participants are taken to the field under expert guidance for habitat and bird watching to experience and understand how birds are studied and data is collected, he said. Ornithology is also recognised by the ...


  9. The Hot Duck That Won't Go AwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 3 | The New York Times

    Within the past month, the Mandarin duck - sometimes called the " hot duck " - has become an international celebrity. A living, breathing, quacking meme.


  10. Bird-watching festival to be held around Dongting LakeRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 1 | Xinhuanet

    The tenth annual bird-watching festival will be held from Dec. 5 to 7 in three separate locations in central China's Hunan Province, said Gui Xiaojie, chief engineer of Hunan's provincial forestry bureau. "An international seminar, a volunteer campaign, as well as a launching ceremony will be held during the event," Gui said.


  11. Canadians love birding: Tips for feeding feathered friends in winterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 29 | CISN Country 103.9 FM

    Bird watching - a.k.a. birding - is an enormously popular hobby in Canada and it seems to grow every day. Many people feed birds because they believe they are helping their feathered friends.


  12. The Villarreal Law Firm, Leading Car Wreck Lawyers in South Padre...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 29 | PRWeb

    ... view the natural world. The community is reminded to pay attention to the road while driving, and to save the bird watching for scheduled stops. "People might think that car accidents specifically happen between two drivers. Yet we've handled many ...


  13. Hagerman National Wildlife Refuge eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 28 | North Texas e-News

    ... teams will drive to assigned sector, some walking also. Dress for the weather. Contact Plenty of stops for bird watching and photos. Recommended for age 6 - adult. To make a reservation, please call (903)786-2826 between the hours of 9:00 a.m. - ...


  14. Swan tours offered along rice fields near MarysvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 26 | Mercury-Register

    ... shoveler and the northern pintail. "Unless you're a birder, you know someone who is really into birds and bird watching, the most impressive thing is the sheer number of birds in this habitat," said Gilmore. "The alternative to burning is to flood ...


  15. Trail named after Rochester Ikes' longest-serving memberRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 26 | Post-Bulletin

    George Poch, an environmentalist and the longest-serving member of the Rochester chapter of the Izaak Walton League, had a trail dedicated to him on Saturday. George Poch, an environmentalist and the longest-serving member of the Rochester chapter of the Izaak Walton League, had a trail dedicated to him on Saturday.


  16. Ruhija offers more than gorillasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 25 | Daily Monitor

    ... an income and be able to access basic needs. This is the benchmark for community tourism in Ruhija," she says. Bird watching Embarking on the search for birds on the large primeval forest situated on the edge of the Albertine Rift is quite ...


  17. Blair native discovers new hybrid birdRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 24 | Altoona Mirror

    ... former Annette Stump of Hollidaysburg, Burket credits his father-in-law, Larry Stump, with introducing him to bird watching eight years ago and guiding him through the process of contacting experts at Cornell. "It would also be analogous to a chimp ...


  18. Best Destinations For Birding Holidays In India During WinterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 24 | Outlook

    ... the birds in its natural habitat has its own charm. If you are a birding enthusiast do not miss the fun of bird watching during the months of November, December, January, February and early March. India's rich natural landscape has been a shelter ...


  19. Review of The Delightful Horror of Family BirdingRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 22 | Foreword

    Eli J. Knapp's The Delightful Horror of Family Birding trots the globe with humor, insight, and deep-seated appreciation for nature and bird-watching. The essays jaunt through locales including Tanzania, Ecuador, and the Grand Canyon.


  20. Last birding hike of the year set for SaturdayOutdoor enthusiasts...Read the original story

    Thursday Nov 22 | The Brownsville Herald

    Outdoor enthusiasts have one last opportunity to enjoy a hike on U.S. Fish and Wildlife property normally closed to the public on Saturday at the Phillips Blanco Tract, 701 Military Highway. The free event will take place from 7:30 to 11:30 a.m. and will feature bird watching for attendees.