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Drought offers pros, cons to birders - Bismarck Tribune

Thu, 27 Jul 2017 05:21:23 GMT


Bismarck Tribune

Drought offers pros, cons to birders
Bismarck Tribune
For birding, this spring was lackluster. There were no big days where birds were hiding in every tree. This was probably both good and bad. Good for the birders, because the birds had no severe weather to fight through to get to their breeding grounds ...

The Bird Watcher: The simple joys of 'patio birding' - NorthJersey.com

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 13:02:31 GMT


NorthJersey.com

The Bird Watcher: The simple joys of 'patio birding'
NorthJersey.com
I call it patio birding, and it couldn't be easier. All you have to do is sit outside on your deck or porch or balcony around sunset and take in the sights and sounds of midsummer. Of course, doing some advance preparation helps. That means filling ...

Outdoors columnist Sylvia Brockner publishes birding book ... - clearcreekcourant

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 18:11:46 GMT


Outdoors columnist Sylvia Brockner publishes birding book ...
clearcreekcourant
Anyone wanting to learn about area birds need look no further than Sylvia Brockner's new book.

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BIRD WATCH: 'Inland Sea' ideal and easy place to enjoy birding - Peninsula Daily News

Sun, 23 Jul 2017 09:17:02 GMT


BIRD WATCH: 'Inland Sea' ideal and easy place to enjoy birding
Peninsula Daily News
SOMETHING ABOUT THE lone gull perched on top of the ferry landing's dolphin was different. It looked smaller than the familiar glaucous-winged that are so abundant throughout Western Washington. The coloring was different. Instead of the white feathers ...

Birding: What's in a bird name? Better check with the committee - Press Herald

Sun, 23 Jul 2017 08:15:01 GMT


Birding: What's in a bird name? Better check with the committee
Press Herald
In early July, many birders eagerly await the annual report of the North American Classification Committee of the American Ornithological Society. This committee of professional ornithologists is responsible for making decisions on the splitting or ...

A stranger is spotted at birding festival - The Journal

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 00:47:12 GMT


The Journal

A stranger is spotted at birding festival
The Journal
The 13th annual Ute Mountain Mesa Verde Birding Festival drew birding enthusiasts from across the region and the world this year. One hundred and fifty-five attendees gathered for five days of programs and outings, fueled by the support of local ...

2nd Hawaii Island Festival of Birds Coming in September - Big Island Now

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 19:56:00 GMT


Big Island Now

2nd Hawaii Island Festival of Birds Coming in September
Big Island Now
Friday and Sunday activities include guided birdwatching field trips along the newly created Hawaii Island Coast to Coast Birding Trail, a 90-mile trail that crosses Hawai'i Island from Kona on the West Coast to Hilo on the East Coast, linking varied ...

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Birding brightens driver's commute on I-90 - The Spokesman-Review

Fri, 14 Jul 2017 13:26:49 GMT


The Spokesman-Review

Birding brightens driver's commute on I-90
The Spokesman-Review
I didn't expect to be birding. But the first day of the commute, I found myself watching two pairs of hawks soaring over Interstate 90. The next morning, I started counting hawks. The “sit and pounce” predators make frequent use of light posts, utility ...

Apopka plans 'front porch' birding park for Lake Apopka wildlife trails - Orlando Sentinel

Sun, 16 Jul 2017 11:02:01 GMT


Orlando Sentinel

Apopka plans 'front porch' birding park for Lake Apopka wildlife trails
Orlando Sentinel
“The Orange Audubon Society is very excited about this birding park possibility,” said Deborah Green, a past president of the nonprofit group. More than 150,000 people have traveled the 11-mile Lake Apopka Wildlife Drive since it opened about two years ...

Herons Great and Small - The Vineyard Gazette - Martha's Vineyard News

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 22:13:27 GMT


The Vineyard Gazette - Martha's Vineyard News

Herons Great and Small
The Vineyard Gazette - Martha's Vineyard News
On a guided birding tour on July 23, we observed a lot double-crested cormorants perched on the rocks off the Gay Head Cliffs on July 23. I noticed that one cormorant had two bold white patches on its thighs – making it a great cormorant still in its ...