Area of Focus: Birds

June 14, 2024

Artificial water sources help migrating cranes

Reservoirs, stock ponds and flooded meadows provide water in parched landscapes

June 10, 2024

JWM: For barn owls, roads disrupt country living

Nest box occupancy and fledgling success decrease near roadways

June 7, 2024

New Jersey seeks to remove bald eagles, ospreys from endangered list

Plans also call for downlisting the bobcat to threatened

June 3, 2024

Storm-tossed flamingos remain in Florida

A survey found over 100 flamingos in the state after Hurricane Idalia blew them in

May 20, 2024

Ukraine war impacts migrating eagles

GPS tags showed greater spotted eagles avoided conflict zones

May 15, 2024

BLM begins conservation planning updates for greater sage-grouse

Proposed Greater Sage-Grouse Rangewide Resource Management Plan Amendment aims to bolster the species’ conservation efforts

May 14, 2024

Engineering a successful Hawaiian crow release

Researchers could influence bird movement through supplemental feeding

May 14, 2024

Hundreds of starving pelicans appearing in California

It’s unclear what is affecting the birds

May 13, 2024

Birdwatching may offer a mental health boost

Nature experiences improve wellbeing, but birdwatching is particularly effective

May 10, 2024

Where trees meet the sage

Optimizing pinyon-juniper management for imperiled sagebrush and woodland birds