Bird Watching Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Back to nature at MonateRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2017 |

    ... your loved ones back home. If your plan is to stay for a weekend, you may want to go on a tour of the caves, bird watching at the Nylsvley Nature Reserve or do some stargazing. Monate Game Lodge lives up to its name, it's a good break from the city ...


  2. Down in Jungleland: Birding, Then and NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2017 | The Indian Express

    Decades ago when I first started bird-watching, birders were considered to be a lunatic fringe group: another species of those altu-faltu people who had nothing better to do with their lives than look at birds. The trouble is that once you realised there were more birds to see than sparrows, crows and pigeons, you were hooked.


  3. Narrow scope helps these hunters keep fruitful bird fields intactRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2017 | Star Tribune

    Surrounded by a late-autumn formation of ice, a small patch of open water was the final landing place for this retrieved December goose. Winter arrived Wednesday morning cold and blustery, but not cold enough to freeze the backwaters where Wendell and Galina Diller and I would hunt geese.


  4. 7 Winter Nature EscapesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2017 | SFGate

    Yellow-slickered fishermen mix with just a sprinkling of iPad-toting tourists in this small riverfront town with San Francisco-steep streets. Winter is a lovely time to visit, as rain can actually be romantic when paired with thundering surf-and fresh, crisp beach walks when the storm breaks.


  5. 'They never touched a lamb': Lough Derg farmer on the reintroduction of the white tailed eagleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2017 |

    The arrival of the first White-tailed Eagle chicks in over 100 years into the country sparked controversy and even a protest at the airport. However, a decade since the White-tailed Eagle Reintroduction Programme began, a partnership approach with farmers has helped dispel myths, allay the fears and strengthen the success of the project On his suckler and sheep farm on the shores of Lough Derg, Jos Hogan has developed a new hobby - bird watching.


  6. Off the beaten track with Isabella BirdRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2017 | The Japan Times

    ... that could easily be breezed past without considering it as anything more than an endearing anecdote was Bird watching children play various games in Ikarigaseki Village in Aomori. The kite flying and iroha garuta word card game she observed were ...


  7. Holiday gift guideRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | The Wave

    ... older with adult supervision Where to find it: Bird Watching Kids Kit Give the gift of bird watching, an addicting activity that can lead to a lifelong hobby. Watch nature come to life ...


  8. Audubon Center break-in ruffles some feathers, but community spirit soarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | Pasadena Star-News

    ... the alarm box. He ended up stealing a backpack filled with 12 binoculars that were used by the public for bird watching, as well as a birding scope, two computers, two $1,500 binoculars and several birding guides. "He didn't just steal from us, he ...


  9. Tosohatchee Wildlife Management Area explore the outdoors event rescheduled to Jan. 27Read the original story

    Dec 7, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    On Saturday, Jan. 27, the Tosohatchee Wildlife Management Area will host a day of fun and exploration celebrating Florida's 75-year history of conserving native species and habitats on its wildlife management areas . The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission invites the public to enjoy this free, family-friendly Tosohatchee WMA event, which will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The FWC originally planned to hold the event on Saturday, Dec. 9 but had to reschedule due to inclement weather.


  10. Curio Collection By Hilton Grows Resort Portfolio With Debut In BelizeRead the original story

    Dec 6, 2017 | Hotel Interactive

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  11. Bird-watching sites in MumbaiRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2017 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    When was the last time you spotted an Indian Blue Robin or a Golden-backed woodpecker? Mumbai houses around a quarter of India's bird species and the number further goes up during the winter season.


  12. The World Outdoors: New books will have birders chirpingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2017 | The London Free Press

    ... fire. I've just finished an excellent volume from Greystone Books called Birdmania. I love the culture of bird watching almost as much as I love birds so this title really grabbed me. As the author Bernd Brunner writes, "this book is about people ...


  13. The 12 Days (Out) of Christmas - what to do this December in DevonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2017 | This Is Exeter

    At last! December is here and it's time properly to get into the Christmas spirit. Here's my selection of the best, most festive and fun things to do this month in Devon.


  14. The magic of CambodiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2017 |

    Cambodia's capital Phnom Penh is a city that never stops - chaotic yet wonderfully charismatic - as it sits on the banks of the mighty Mekong River, which flows from the mountains of Laos through the length of Cambodia and empties into the sea via a delta in southern Vietnam. Phnom Penh has beautiful temples, palaces and pavilions, stunning dining and shopping, a vibrant nightlife and some dark historical stories: such as Toul Sleng - the notorious genocide prison and Choeung Ek - the extermination camp known as "The Killing Fields".


  15. Minnesota state parks' quiet time shouts, 'Visit now'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2017 | Star Tribune

    The man coming toward us in waterproof camouflage jacket and boots was the fourth angler we had seen that morning along the Whitewater River. He stopped to point out his favorite winter hikes - a snowshoe tramp along the bluffs just visible from our trail.


  16. Solano County birders gear up for Christmas bird countRead the original story

    Nov 30, 2017 | The Daily Republic

    It's time to get out for 24 hours on a cold December day to count the 170 species of birds that pass through or call the area between Vallejo and Potrero Hills home. The birders once again are putting out the call for anyone interested in bird-watching and bird-counting to join them.


  17. Over Look at Qaroun Lake in Egypt - " Wikimedia .com/ FocusredseaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2017 | Egypt Today

    From North to South, heartwarming and serene lakes are all around us. Check out these four lakes and plan your next holiday.


  18. Around the Southside for Nov. 30, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2017 | The Advocate

    Celebrate Baton Rouge's oldest holiday tradition, the Festival of Lights, downtown at 4 p.m. Friday. Activities include the lighting of the 35-foot Christmas tree and fireworks in North Boulevard Town Square, free ice skating, 10 tons of real snow at the Snow Village, holiday performers, face painters, a balloon artist, stilt walkers, a visit from Santa and more.


  19. Bird Watching In Central FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2017 | WOCL-FM Orlando

    ... places I've lived since the eighties. And I've got to say, Central Florida is one of the best places for bird watching. I've told you the two times I've seen a BIG peacock struttin' his stuff down Clarcona Ocoee Road. And I've seen numerous Bald ...


  20. Neil just loves being away with the birdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2017 | Canberra City News

    ... snipe or the joy of capturing a photograph of a letter-winged kite, author and ornithologist Neil Hermes says bird watching first became a passion for him while at Hughes primary school in the early 1960s. Neil has written "A Photographic Field ...