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Pigeon De-toed

Pigeon De-toed

1 month ago   |   Ornithology

A few years ago I received an email from someone in Hawaii wondering why so many pigeons on Maui were missing toes. I had no idea so I emailed the ornithologist at the...
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Emotional Support Birds

Emotional Support Birds

10 monthes ago   |   Ornithology

I'm not a fan of caged birds. I understand why people want to keep birds in cages and I don't have a particular problem with budgerigars, cockatoos, or canaries as they have...
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Blue Gemstones with Wings: Lazuli and Indigo Buntings

Blue Gemstones with Wings: Lazuli and Indigo Buntings

One year ago   |   All About Birds   |   9 articles

Lazuli and Indigo Buntings. Illustration by Bartels Science Illustrator Jessica French. From the Summer 2019 issue of Living Bird magazine. Subscribe now . More From Living...
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The Hearing of Birds

The Hearing of Birds

2 years ago   |   Ornithology

Cooper's Hawk listening Birds' songs and calls are important for survival. The ear of a bird is very much like that of a mammal's with two important exceptions. The external...
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"THISTLE" little finch &"DANDELION" yellow canary

"THISTLE" little finch &"DANDELION" yellow canary

3 years ago   |   Shelter Dogs of Portland

Available for adoption at Multnomah County Animal Services ! Thistle here's my Mcas weblink animal id 583634 A bit of cheer & color in an tiny size package. I am a Zebra finch...
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Combined Beats' list

Combined Beats' list

4 years ago

April was a good month for the list with a couple of our big-hitters weighing in to boost the numbers and The Management engaged in a beat recruitment drive in a cynical...
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Strange Bird News

Strange Bird News

4 years ago   |   5 articles

I heard on NPR the other day a story about a guy who divorced his wife and married his girlfriend. The guy took his parrot with him when he moved in with h is girlfriend but...
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Bird Muzak

Bird Muzak

4 years ago   |   9 articles

According to the Associated Press, R. Rex Parris, the mayor of Lancaster, CA, home of the California Poppy Festival, wants to brighten up this Mojave Desert city by...
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Wakkerstroom, South Africa: It's a Lark

Wakkerstroom, South Africa: It's a Lark

4 years ago

I've not made spectacular progress writing up my trip to Africa earlier this year, so perhaps I should get on that. I do have more to say on last week's piece, but I need time...
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Avian Vocalists

Avian Vocalists

4 years ago   |   11 articles

Around your bird feeder, in the shrubs, or overhead in the sky you can hear birds making sounds all through the year, but during courtship and nesting in the spring oral...
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The Crow's Story

The Crow's Story

Birds are intelligent, especially parrots and crow relatives - jays, nutcrackers, ravens, jackdaws and others. The Clark's Nutcracker stores conifer seeds in the late summer... Read more ...

Curlew Sandpiper feeding

Curlew Sandpiper feeding

One of the more common shorebirds along Broome's beaches is the Curlew Sandpiper- Calidris ferruginea. They are often found in large mixed flocks and many have recently arrived... Read more ...

Getting Good Bird Video with a Phone Skope Adaptor

Two weekends ago I was scheduled to take part in a live birding video, one of twenty birders from across North and South America who were out and about looking for good birds... Read more ...

Best Bird of the Weekend

October is when rumors of the next season become harder to deny. Where I live, the full splendor of fall foliage coupled with initial fingers of frost refutes the notion that... Read more ...