Of course, the great frigatebird can eat and sleep on the wing.
For the first time in nearly a hundred years, bald eagles are nesting in New York City.
Weird. Peer said there has been at least one other published account of a bilateral gynandromorph cardinal but its plumage
I was up for the sunrise and climbed the Inca ruins with my paints. Words cannot adequately capture how truly spectacular this site is, and how amazing that they could build these structures in this inaccessible place.
Locals used to "persecute" magnificent birds of prey, he explained, whereas "today it's a point of pride to say you have a Spanish imperial eagle on your land." Once down to 30 pairs, the species has rebounded to as many as three-hundred.
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With more research, one of the researchers--the institute's Dr. Niels Rattenborg--said in a statement that "this naturally
Crows and ravens are notably large for songbirds, larger than pigeons. Blackbirds and grackles are smaller than pigeons, as are starlings and cowbirds.
Reid and her team studied the isolated population of wild song sparrows on Mandarte Island in Canada. Like their mainland
Next week, the U.S. House of Representatives plans to pass an ill-conceived budget bill for the Interior Department that would paralyze our nation's programs for protecting imperiled plants and animals.
It sounds like the avian equivalent of an Ozzy Osbourne legend. Great tits have been discovered killing and eating bats by