Bird Watching Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Reptiles/Amphibians at Arroyo HondoRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | Edhat

    ... and reproduction instead of for maintaining body heat. Sam Sweet warned us that this outing would not be like bird watching. We might see nothing at all. Reptiles and amphibians generally hide and have no evolutionary need to be visible. We were ...


  2. Raptors' heroine: Froscher offers sanctuary to disabled birds of preyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | Murfreesboro Post

    Raptors Roost founder Jenn Froscher holds Cooper, an adult, Eastern screech owl that flew into a window and separated its shoulder, leaving it unable to fly. Photo by Ken Beck Like her feathered proteges, she once flew the skies as a flight attendant for American Eagle, but more recently she became a falconer and today provides a haven for wounded birds of prey that cannot be returned to the wild.


  3. 21 Tips for the Snowbird Asking, "Now What?"Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2015 | Vogel Talks RVing

    ... and archaeological sites, and other significant landmarks where important events took place. Take up bird watching. Many of the colorful birds found in Sunbelt regions are tropical species, reaching their northern range limits. The colorful green ...


  4. Chicago Children's Theatre's Red Kite, Blue Sky Set for Pritzker Pavilion, Now thru 3/4Read the original story

    Feb 20, 2015 |

    Give a child on the autism spectrum the gift of flight and memories to last a lifetime at Chicago Children's Theatre's Red Kite, Blue Sky, the company's annual multi-sensory live theater experience created just for children with autism and their families, tonight, February 21 through March 4, 2015 at Chicago's Millennium Park. At Red Kite, Blue Sky, children embark on a bird watching adventure to the City in the Clouds where the Owl, Blue Jay, Hummingbird and Hawk reveal the exciting mysteries of Grandfather Sky.


  5. California Naturalist Course accepting enrollment in Mendocino CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | The Willits News

    For the fourth year, The University of California is offering its California Naturalist Course – an opportunity for county residents to delve deeply into the region's local ecology, with instruction ranging from flora and fauna identification to the study of geology and larger environmental systems that impact everything from public policy to backyard bird watching. The statewide program was developed in Mendocino County, according to Brook Gamble, Community Education Specialist for the Statewide California Naturalist Program.


  6. Winter is a peaceful season and a time to stay safeRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2015 |

    ... our homes. Some fun pastimes are reading, writing, crafts, painting, playing board games, feeding the birds, bird watching and looking at movies - - just to name a few examples. Winter is such a tranquil time of year, and the delays may give us time ...


  7. Home along Tomales Bay being dismantled for the birdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | Marin Independent Journal

    ... access to the site, but it is adjacent to the 4-acre Shields Salt Marsh, which does have a viewing area for bird watching that McLaren - who lived into her early 90s - enjoyed. Added neighbor Cardwell: “She said, 'When I'm gone I want the ...


  8. 4 simple winter snacks for backyard birdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 |

    Backyard birdwatchers: It's time to banish those midwinter blues. Here are some easy ways to invite wild feathered friends into your yard for a high-flying winter fiesta.


  9. News Release from Natural ResourcesRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2015 | Larimer County Subscriptions

    ... of CR32E, for a look at the larger than life birds that use this river corridor. Approximately 2 hour program/bird watching. Program is free, but registration is required. Please go to to sign up. Hike rating: Easy. Please ...


  10. Current reportsRead the original story

    Jan 10, 2013 | Lakeland Times

    ... conditions made for erratic fishing. Many different species of birds winter in Wisconsin, making backyard bird watching a favorite pastime of many. Armed with camera and/or binoculars, the backyard enthusiast can spend enjoyable hours observing and ...


  11. Rare bird spotted in Arnhem LandRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | Northern Territory News

    ... out with my spotting scope after a break in the rain at about 5.30pm on Monday and there it was! The Nhulunbuy Bird Watching Group are excited about the twitching possibilities of the remote and pristine area. Picture: Karen Rose It's an important ...


  12. Cleveland Metroparks has the cure for cabin fever with 'Fight the Frost Fest'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 |

    ... in the great outdoors, come inside the CanalWay Center for entertaining stories during the story time show, bird watching with binoculars at the window area, weather demonstrations that show you how clouds and ice form, cookie decorating, kid ...


  13. Winter Feeding for Wild BirdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 |

    ... winter months. Either way, there will still be birds to feed throughout the winter. If you take an interest in bird watching and attracting a variety of wild birds to your property, winter is just as important a time to feed birds as ever. In fact, ...


  14. Bird nerds flock to For-Mar Nature Preserve for Great Backyard Bird CountRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 |

    ... watch in their area and record results online. For Dave and Kay Williamson of Clio, cabin fever and a love for bird watching brought them outside to participate. Karen Palmer, environmental education outreach coordinator at For-Mar, led the ...


  15. Keith, Vada Kepler: A LovestoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | WLUC-TV Negaunee

    Here's a love story to warm your heart on a cold Valentine's Day. Keith and Vada Kepler have been happily married for more than fifty-five years.


  16. Des Moines Residents Gather to Learn About Bald EaglesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | WHO-TV

    It wasn't an ideal day for bird watching outdoors, so organizers of an event in Des Moines brought one of our nation's symbols indoors. Several birds including a bald eagle and red tailed hawk were also brought in to give the crowd an up close look at them.


  17. 'LOVE' Birds: Winter species counted at Ch...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | Great Bend Tribune

    ... Wetlands Center, helped children learn how to recognize different species, then they headed outside for live bird watching. Martin had recently commented that she hadn't seen either a White-crowned sparrow or a Harris's sparrow at the wetlands this ...


  18. Army says sorry to birdwatchers for clash with NPA in MalaybalayRead the original story

    Feb 14, 2015 | MindaNews

    An Army official has expressed apologies for the encounter between soldiers and suspected New People's Army rebels in a popular bird watching site near a protected area here that caught seven foreign birdwatchers in surprise. "They were in shock and still shaken," Army Lt.


  19. "Great Backyard Bird Count/Breakfast with the Birds"Read the original story

    Feb 13, 2015 | WMAN-AM Mansfield

    ... w/ the Birds program at GNC. Join us Sat. Feb 14th at 8:30 am for light breakfast (donations welcome) and bird watching. We also encourage participants to count birds in their own backyard and submit the results on-line. ...


  20. Let's love birdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | Sun-Star

    IT'S unfair to the birds when we call some people "bird-brained" to mean "stupid." Just ask any tailorbird who builds its nest with the expertise of any of the patadyong weavers of Tabao.