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Bangor Daily News
Obama signs order creating North Woods national monumenthistory familiar to most Mainers including the visits of Henry David Thoreau, T
Obama signs order creating North Woods national monument
Bangor Daily News / Posted 2 hours ago
history familiar to most Mainers including the visits of Henry David Thoreau, Theodore Roosevelt and John James Audubon of Audubon Society fame. Story continues below advertisement. “Since the glaciers retreated 12,000 years ago, these waterways... Read more
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Al.com
State park memories make me smileBy Joe Watts, the president elect of the Birmingham Audubon Society State Park
State park memories make me smile
Al.com / Posted 4 hours ago
By Joe Watts, the president elect of the Birmingham Audubon Society State Parks have always mattered to me. I can't recall a time in my memory when a trip to a state park didn't stir a sense of joy and a sense of wonder in my heart and in my soul.... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
A forgotten land gets a helping handnew homes. Coahoma became a sister city and deserves one more column to finish
A forgotten land gets a helping hand
The Journal-Standard / Posted 8 hours ago
new homes. Coahoma became a sister city and deserves one more column to finish its tale.Carol Redmore, a former writing instructor at Highland Community College, is active in the Shakespeare Society, the Highland Book Group and the Audubon So... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Buffalo a harbor for birdsThe Buffalo National River is officially an Important Bird Area. The announcem
Buffalo a harbor for birds
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
The Buffalo National River is officially an Important Bird Area. The announcement came Monday from the Arkansas Audubon Society. The national park is home -- for at least part of the year -- to about 200 species of birds, including bald eagles,... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Briefs...at Blueberry Golf Course on Wednesday, August 24 at 12:30 p.m. Hill & Dale tri
Briefs...
Warren Times Observer / Posted yesterday
at Blueberry Golf Course on Wednesday, August 24 at 12:30 p.m. Hill & Dale trip Hill & Dale Garden Club will be going to Audubon Society at 1600 Riverside Road, Jamestown, NY, on August 27, for a Bald Eagle Program. Members can car-pool from... Read more
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Boston Globe
Bird sightings on Cape CodRecent sightings on Cape Cod (as of Aug. 16) as reported to the Mass. Audubon S
Bird sightings on Cape Cod
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
Recent sightings on Cape Cod (as of Aug. 16) as reported to the Mass. Audubon Society. The 33 black skimmers noted on Martha’s Vineyard represent a state high count for breeding individuals of this mostly southern species. Birds counted from Race... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Hill & Dale Club holds July meetingOctober as that program has been cancelled, several suggestions were made will
Hill & Dale Club holds July meeting
Warren Times Observer / Posted 2 days ago
October as that program has been cancelled, several suggestions were made will do more checking. The August program is at Audubon Society at 1600 Riverside Road, Jamestown, N.Y. Plan to car-pool from Sugar Grove at 10 to get to Audubon by 11 when... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Volunteers help remove iceplant at the Ventura Harbor Wetlands Ecological Reserveareas." Nearly 20 volunteers helped out with Saturday's effort, including John
Volunteers help remove iceplant at the Ventura Harbor Wetlands Ecological Reserve
Ventura County Star / Posted 2 days ago
areas." Nearly 20 volunteers helped out with Saturday's effort, including John Connor, a board member with the Ventura Audubon Society. "We're interested in getting involved in this project because this is a crucial area," said Connor, of... Read more
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The Morning Call
Fowl play: Are city's new glass buildings bird killers?building, he sees 12 sleek stories of glass that will help redefine Allentown's
Fowl play: Are city's new glass buildings bird killers?
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
building, he sees 12 sleek stories of glass that will help redefine Allentown's downtown skyline. What Lehigh Valley Audubon Society member Scott Burnet sees in Tower 6 is countless concussed birds fluttering into the woods to die after... Read more
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Boston Globe
Bird sightingsRecent bird sightings as reported to the Massachusetts Audubon Society: ►Plum
Bird sightings
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
Recent bird sightings as reported to the Massachusetts Audubon Society: ►Plum Island: Observations at the Parker River National Wildlife Refuge included 40 black-bellied plovers, 700 semipalmated plovers, an American avocet, two solitary sandpipers,... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Hunters and anglers can feed vultures as well as their familiesI checked at mid-morning the next day, all five were gone. ...as were the rema
Hunters and anglers can feed vultures as well as their families
OregonLive.com / Posted 4 days ago
I checked at mid-morning the next day, all five were gone. ...as were the remains of the weekend day. (Incidentally, the Audubon Society of Portland runs a more intense backyard wildlife certification program that's well worth checking... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Rescued egrets, herons take wing at Oakland marshcommemorate a successful three-way partnership between the Oakland Zoo, the Int
Rescued egrets, herons take wing at Oakland marsh
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
commemorate a successful three-way partnership between the Oakland Zoo, the International Bird Rescue and the Golden Gate Audubon Society, whose staff and volunteers saved 21 young herons from injury or death this year in the similarly tough... Read more
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Times News
Nature at Work showeach influences the other. There will also be demonstrations with birds, bird h
Nature at Work show
Times News / Posted 4 days ago
each influences the other. There will also be demonstrations with birds, bird houses for sale, a representative from the Audubon Society, critters from the Snake and Animal Farm and farm products and maple syrup. Mann will have some drawings,... Read more
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WestportNow
Westport Birders Are Devoted Flocknests of osprey—the high-nesting birds often accommodated by plywood platforms
Westport Birders Are Devoted Flock
WestportNow / Posted 5 days ago
nests of osprey—the high-nesting birds often accommodated by plywood platforms above utility poles—for the Connecticut Audubon Society. She also works as a kayak instructor and considers herself primarily a naturalist. That is, she knows a lot... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Outdoors calendar (Aug. 18)Hiking/nature • Buffalo Audubon Society/Beaver Meadow Center, 1610 Welch Road,
Outdoors calendar (Aug. 18)
The Buffalo News / Posted 5 days ago
Hiking/nature • Buffalo Audubon Society/Beaver Meadow Center, 1610 Welch Road, North Java Events: “Buffalo River Nature Kayak Tour, 6-9 p.m. Tuesday Aug. 23; and “Owl Prowl,”8:30-10:30 p.m. Saturday Aug. 27. Most BAS events require registration. For... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
County should give more time for trail concernsThe Marin Audubon Society says not enough research has been done to make sure r
County should give more time for trail concerns
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 6 days ago
The Marin Audubon Society says not enough research has been done to make sure recognition of unofficial trails on county open space won’t increase public access in areas that should be protected. Before public decisions are made about these trails,... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Some ideas for Rutlandhopefully he will reflect upon his legacies to the region and perhaps a way cou
Some ideas for Rutland
Rutland Herald / Posted 6 days ago
hopefully he will reflect upon his legacies to the region and perhaps a way could be presented to cede this land to the Audubon Society which owns the land west of it and would preserve it in perpetuity. 8) Now that the trees on the sides of... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Lake Almanor festival will celebrate elegant waterbirds with floating nestsGrebes, an elegant waterbird species with an intricate mating dance, are gettin
Lake Almanor festival will celebrate elegant waterbirds with floating nests
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 7 days ago
Grebes, an elegant waterbird species with an intricate mating dance, are getting their own festival. Sponsored by Plumas Audubon Society, an array of activities from Friday through Sundaywill focus on Western and Clark’s grebes, which winter on the... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Mission trips all about building friendshipsand laughing together. It was no surprise to hear this year's group say the sam
Mission trips all about building friendships
The Journal-Standard / Posted 7 days ago
and laughing together. It was no surprise to hear this year's group say the same thing.Carol Redmore, a former writing instructor at Highland Community College, is active in the Shakespeare Society, the Highland Book Group and the Audubon S... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Lake Almanor festival will celebrate elegant waterbirds with floating nestsGrebes, an elegant waterbird species with an intricate mating dance, are gettin
Lake Almanor festival will celebrate elegant waterbirds with floating nests
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 7 days ago
Grebes, an elegant waterbird species with an intricate mating dance, are getting their own festival. Sponsored by Plumas Audubon Society, an array of activities from Friday through Sundaywill focus on Western and Clark's grebes, which winter on the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Bird sightings on Cape CodRecent bird sightings on Cape Cod (as of Aug. 9) as reported to the Massachuset
Bird sightings on Cape Cod
Boston Globe / Posted 8 days ago
Recent bird sightings on Cape Cod (as of Aug. 9) as reported to the Massachusetts Audubon Society. A Mass Audubon evening program at Hemenway Landing in Eastham tallied an impressive 22 yellow-crowned night-herons and 43 black-crowned... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
MDWFP to hold benefit sporting clay tournamentcontact John Gruchy at johng@mdwfp.state.ms.us, or call 601-432-2199. The Jack
MDWFP to hold benefit sporting clay tournament
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 9 days ago
contact John Gruchy at johng@mdwfp.state.ms.us, or call 601-432-2199. The Jackson Chapter of the Audubon Society has scheduled a bird-watching field trip for September 10 at St. Catherine Creek National Wildlife... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Non-profit news: Week of August 15, 2016Aug. 25 at The Artistic Giraffe, 193 ½ Main St., Hackensack. BYOB. $40. 201-444
Non-profit news: Week of August 15, 2016
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 9 days ago
Aug. 25 at The Artistic Giraffe, 193 ½ Main St., Hackensack. BYOB. $40. 201-444-0337 or ypdiabetesnj.org. Bergen County Audubon Society will hold a 75th Anniversary celebration from 7 to 11 p.m. Sept. 22 at the Graycliff, 122 Moonachie Ave.,... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Ken Hare's Natural Alabama: AL birders assist in deep-sea bird rescuetime Mississippi Kite eating an insect in its talons (Source: Ken Hare) A bir
Ken Hare's Natural Alabama: AL birders assist in deep-sea bird rescue
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 9 days ago
time Mississippi Kite eating an insect in its talons (Source: Ken Hare) A birding field trip organized by the Birmingham Audubon Society had as its goal two of Alabama's most beautiful birds -- the uncommon Swallow-Tailed Kite and the more common... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Ken Hare's Natural Alabama: AL birders assist in deep-sea bird rescuetime Mississippi Kite eating an insect in its talons (Source: Ken Hare) A bir
Ken Hare's Natural Alabama: AL birders assist in deep-sea bird rescue
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 9 days ago
time Mississippi Kite eating an insect in its talons (Source: Ken Hare) A birding field trip organized by the Birmingham Audubon Society had as its goal two of Alabama's most beautiful birds -- the uncommon Swallow-Tailed Kite and the more common... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Book review: Reissued 'Backyard Birdsong Guide' covers all the basescommunity reports and accesses information about birds. Launched in 2002 by th
Book review: Reissued 'Backyard Birdsong Guide' covers all the bases
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 10 days ago
community reports and accesses information about birds. Launched in 2002 by the Cornell Lab of Ornithology and National Audubon Society, eBird provides rich data sources for basic information on bird abundance and distribution from observations... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Ken Hare's Natural Alabama: Eagles and turtlestime Mississippi Kite eating an insect in its talons (Source: Ken Hare) A bir
Ken Hare's Natural Alabama: Eagles and turtles
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 11 days ago
time Mississippi Kite eating an insect in its talons (Source: Ken Hare) A birding field trip organized by the Birmingham Audubon Society had as its goal two of Alabama's most beautiful birds -- the uncommon Swallow-Tailed Kite and the more common... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Ken Hare's Natural Alabama: Eagles and turtlestime Mississippi Kite eating an insect in its talons (Source: Ken Hare) A bir
Ken Hare's Natural Alabama: Eagles and turtles
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 11 days ago
time Mississippi Kite eating an insect in its talons (Source: Ken Hare) A birding field trip organized by the Birmingham Audubon Society had as its goal two of Alabama's most beautiful birds -- the uncommon Swallow-Tailed Kite and the more common... Read more
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Mashable
9 wildlife websites for citizen scientists who want to save the earthMonitoring osprey snacking habits Using this 24-hour osprey livestream by bird
9 wildlife websites for citizen scientists who want to save the earth
Mashable / Posted 12 days ago
Monitoring osprey snacking habits Using this 24-hour osprey livestream by bird conservation nonprofit the National Audubon Society and Explore.org, citizen scientists can help researchers monitor feeding patterns of the birds. Users simply... Read more
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Char-Koosta News
Montana Audubon awards CSKT biologist for science outreachFrom Montana Audubon Whisper Camel-Means (courtesy photo) Montana Audubon, a
Montana Audubon awards CSKT biologist for science outreach
Char-Koosta News / Posted 12 days ago
From Montana Audubon Whisper Camel-Means (courtesy photo) Montana Audubon, a state chapter of the National Audubon Society, recently announced that Tribal Wildlfie Biologists Whisper Camel-Means and Stephanie Gillin were selected to receive the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Outdoors: Calendar, Aug. 12-23Meet at the amphitheater. Free. Entrance fees apply. Call 830-438-7653 or email
Outdoors: Calendar, Aug. 12-23
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 12 days ago
Meet at the amphitheater. Free. Entrance fees apply. Call 830-438-7653 or email craig.hensley@tpwd.texas.gov. San Antonio Audubon Society: Beginner’s Bird Walk, 7:30 a.m. Judson Nature Trails, 246 Viesca St., Alamo Heights. Nonmembers welcome.... Read more
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Philly.com
After 153 years, Berwyn's oldest business to be boarded upthe side of one of the buildings at Fritz Lumber are birdhouses, symbols of the
After 153 years, Berwyn's oldest business to be boarded up
Philly.com / Posted 13 days ago
the side of one of the buildings at Fritz Lumber are birdhouses, symbols of the company's bond with Berwyn. Fritz, once an Audubon Society volunteer, constructed the first birdhouse. Workers and customers saw it and added their own. Now there are... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
We hunted invasive species in a prairie by Forrestonone of them is the Elkhorn Biodiversity Preserve on West Grove Road south of Fo
We hunted invasive species in a prairie by Forreston
The Journal-Standard / Posted 14 days ago
one of them is the Elkhorn Biodiversity Preserve on West Grove Road south of Forreston. In 1999, the Northwest Illinois Audubon Society, together with the Prairie Preservation Society of Ogle County, purchased this preserve. Audubon is now the... Read more
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Business Wire
American Water Announces 2016 Environmental Grant Award RecipientsThe program is designed to highlight best management practices among watershed
American Water Announces 2016 Environmental Grant Award Recipients
Business Wire / Posted 14 days ago
The program is designed to highlight best management practices among watershed restoration and protection projects. Audubon Society of Western Pennsylvania in Butler County will host a workshop for local municipalities to receive hands-on... Read more
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TribLIVE
Dorseyville Middle School science teacher recognized for making learning funmaking learning fun Dorseyville Middle School teacher Peggy Purdue received th
Dorseyville Middle School science teacher recognized for making learning fun
TribLIVE / Posted 15 days ago
making learning fun Dorseyville Middle School teacher Peggy Purdue received the 2016 Excellence In Teaching Award from The Audubon Society.Photo by Jan Pakler | For the Tribune-Review Dorseyville Middle School teacher Peggy Perdue has a unique way... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
City Of Chattanooga Announces Inaugural Chattanooga Readers And wRiters Fairdulcimer Ginnie Strickland Sams, writer and storyteller 11 a.m. - Poets Emce
City Of Chattanooga Announces Inaugural Chattanooga Readers And wRiters Fair
The Chattanoogan / Posted 15 days ago
dulcimer Ginnie Strickland Sams, writer and storyteller 11 a.m. - Poets Emcee: Ray Zimmerman, poet and VP of Chattanooga Audubon Society John C. Mannone, professor of Physics (retired) & Writers' Guild director of Programs KB Ballentine, high... Read more
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Boston Globe
Bird sightings on Cape CodRecent bird sightings on Cape Cod (as of Aug. 2) as reported to the Massachuset
Bird sightings on Cape Cod
Boston Globe / Posted 15 days ago
Recent bird sightings on Cape Cod (as of Aug. 2) as reported to the Massachusetts Audubon Society. A survey of Stellwagen Bank marine sanctuary tallied 1,000 Cory’s shearwaters, 2,000 great shearwaters, 600 sooty shearwaters, 35 Manx shearwaters,... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Restoration project begins on 6 miles of Whychus CreekNational Fish and Wildlife Foundation, Laird Norton Family Foundation, Bonnevil
Restoration project begins on 6 miles of Whychus Creek
KTVZ Bend / Posted 15 days ago
National Fish and Wildlife Foundation, Laird Norton Family Foundation, Bonneville Environmental Foundation and East Cascade Audubon Society. The Deschutes Land Trust conserves land for wildlife, scenic views, and local communities. As Central... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
New 15-acre prairie growing in Columbia nature sanctuaryto sprout at the Columbia Audubon Nature Sanctuary in west Columbia. About six
New 15-acre prairie growing in Columbia nature sanctuary
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
to sprout at the Columbia Audubon Nature Sanctuary in west Columbia. About six acres of the prairie are on Columbia Audubon Society property and the other nine are in the Bonnie View Nature Sanctuary, a Columbia city park. Work to kill... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Climate change warning signs getting strongerdrive certain events in their life cycles, such as migration and reproduction,
Climate change warning signs getting stronger
The Toledo Blade / Posted 16 days ago
drive certain events in their life cycles, such as migration and reproduction, the report said. Data generated by National Audubon Society Christmas Bird Counts show birds have shifted away from coastlines during the winter since the 1960s. Many... Read more
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TribLIVE
Conservancy hopes to boost Bradford Woods butterfly countsaid conservancy members hope to make the butterfly release an annual event. C
Conservancy hopes to boost Bradford Woods butterfly count
TribLIVE / Posted 16 days ago
said conservancy members hope to make the butterfly release an annual event. Chris Kubiak, director of education for the Audubon Society of Western Pennsylvania, said the loss of habitat is the main cause for the decline in the monarch... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Woodstock Academy teacher to explore life of author Teale firsthandalong the 168 acres, which abuts the Little River and public forests.They beque
Woodstock Academy teacher to explore life of author Teale firsthand
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 16 days ago
along the 168 acres, which abuts the Little River and public forests.They bequeathed the property to the Connecticut Audubon Society in 1980, which continues to maintain the trail system and Teale's writing cabin there.It is now known as the... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
New 15-acre prairie is growing in Columbia nature sanctuaryseeded in January. The grasses and flowers are expected to be in full bloom in
New 15-acre prairie is growing in Columbia nature sanctuary
KOMU Columbia / Posted 17 days ago
seeded in January. The grasses and flowers are expected to be in full bloom in two years. About six acres are on Columbia Audubon Society property and the other nine are in the Bonnie View Nature Sanctuary, a city park. Bill Mees, former... Read more
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The Columbian
Citizens dig into science in Clark Countyjust an absolute weather nut. I have three weather stations at my house,” he sa
Citizens dig into science in Clark County
The Columbian / Posted 17 days ago
just an absolute weather nut. I have three weather stations at my house,” he said.Birds Members of the Vancouver Audubon Society can work on their own bird lists while adding to the nation’s knowledge of bird populations and... Read more
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Boston Globe
Bird sightingsRecent sightings from the Massachusetts Audubon Society: ►Hanson: A report fro
Bird sightings
Boston Globe / Posted 18 days ago
Recent sightings from the Massachusetts Audubon Society: ►Hanson: A report from the Burrage Pond Wildlife Management Area included an American bittern, 12 great egrets, two green herons, an adult king rail with two downy chicks, a Virginia rail, two... Read more
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York Daily Record
Shank's Mare event combines art, love of the riverorganizations including the Lower Susquehanna Riverkeeper Association, York Cou
Shank's Mare event combines art, love of the river
York Daily Record / Posted 18 days ago
organizations including the Lower Susquehanna Riverkeeper Association, York County Rail Trail Authority and York Audubon Society were also on hand to discuss their organizations and hand out brochures. The event celebrates Shank's Mare's... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Young Auburn birder has already encountered over 150 different speciesnature camp. Teenagers like Fiona are rare finds in the birding community. At
Young Auburn birder has already encountered over 150 different species
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 18 days ago
nature camp. Teenagers like Fiona are rare finds in the birding community. At local chapter meetings of the National Audubon Society, most people are over 60 years old, said wildlife ornithologist John Sterling. As vice president of the... Read more
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Irish Examiner
This incredible footage of a bald eagle snatching an osprey chick from its nest is scary, but fascinatingspeed and strength. “It’s an amazing video really,” says Steve Kress, vice pre
This incredible footage of a bald eagle snatching an osprey chick from its nest is scary, but fascinating
Irish Examiner / Posted 18 days ago
speed and strength. “It’s an amazing video really,” says Steve Kress, vice president for bird conservation at the National Audubon Society and director of the Audubon Camp on Hog Island, where the nest is located. “It’s one of the best videos I’ve... Read more
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Boston Globe
Video shows bald eagle snatch osprey chick from Maine nestA third chick crouched flat and avoided capture. The Portland Press Herald rep
Video shows bald eagle snatch osprey chick from Maine nest
Boston Globe / Posted 18 days ago
A third chick crouched flat and avoided capture. The Portland Press Herald reports the webcam is operated by the National Audubon Society and Explore.org. A mating pair reared the chicks this year and the birds were near the point of fledging, or... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Ken Hare's Natural Alabama: Late summer brings kites -- birds, not toys -- to central and west Alabamasearching for a misplaced cemetery but kites -- the bird kind of kites. A bird
Ken Hare's Natural Alabama: Late summer brings kites -- birds, not toys -- to central and west Alabama
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 18 days ago
searching for a misplaced cemetery but kites -- the bird kind of kites. A birding field trip organized by the Birmingham Audubon Society had as its goal two of Alabama's most beautiful birds -- the uncommon Swallow-Tailed Kite and the more common... Read more
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