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Penny's Hot Birding and Life! Shared .

Beddington FarmlandsA hectic few days during this heatwave. 86 species of moth last night alone and well over 100 this week.

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Takes the hare and starts feeding her little eaglet~12:33 pm 2020/08/08Clanga / Estonian Greater Spotted.

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Vaeike konnakotkas~Raju gets three more voles by Indrek and Karin~7:57 am 2020/08/088:05 am was the nest delivery; 8:41 am the fourth vole for the morning! Raju is full, he lies down on his pomarina / Estonian Lesser spotted.

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Vole by Karin~7:46 am 2020/08/08Raju moved a branch aside so that the huge vole would fit well into the nest.

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Brings a huge prey, a half hare or rabbit~8:54 am 2020/08/08The video is cut from 4 hours to 17 minutes. After the great enthusiasm for the prey, Teet began to catch the prey in the nest.

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Raju arrived on nest, Wing exercises, he flies back and forth~6:40 am 2020/08/08Pomarina / Estonian Lesser spotted.

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Royal Albatross~Close up of our sweet Pippa~9:37 am 2020/08/08Live Royal Albatross Cam - #RoyalCam - New Zealand Dept. of Conservation - Cornell.

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Royal Albatross~YRK hoovers in, Pippa is greeeting her~11:46 am 2020/08/08Live Royal Albatross Cam - #RoyalCam - New Zealand Dept. of Conservation - Cornell.

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Joe-Pye, Jerusalem, and Other DelightsThe weather was lovely in Schenley Park last week when I found Joe-pye weed and Jerusalem artichokes in full bloom.

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For Teet by Tonn~ 2:35 pm 2020/08/07Clanga / Estonian Greater Spotted.

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Blue Jays! ! !On August 1, I did my monthly Zoom presentation about the birds of August, and one of the things I talked about was how scruffy chickadee an...

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Albatross Nestling Gets Up Close And Personal With #RoyalCamIt's time for your close up! Downy feathers dance in the wind as the Royal Albatross chick wanders over to investigate the camera.

Cornell Lab Bird Cams Shared .

SWFL Eagles_ E15 Has The Run Of The Pasture And We Get To Watch 08-07-20E16 followed Harriet and M15 early this morning while E15 remained in the pasture. E16 was perched near H and M the entire time I was at the nest.

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UK weather: Hottest August Day For 17 Years As Temperatures Top 36C!It was dripping hot at work today. To protect our patients and ourselves, we had to close all the w...

Penny's Hot Birding and Life! Shared .

Female Rose-breasted Grosbeak Tests Out The Feeders At Sapsucker WoodsThe Wild Birds Unlimited store at Sapsucker Woods has been a part of the visitor experience in the Cornell Lab's Visitor Center ever since the new building opened in 2003.

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Rare Visit From A White-tipped Dove On The Panama Fruit FeederAbout the Site The Panama Fruit Feeder Cam is located on the grounds of the Canopy Lodge in El Valle de Ant├│n, Panama.

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Another Bird Blog: Another Day, Another DramaSuch Beautiful Little Head Feathers There - Fantastic Post As Always - Thank You Cheers.

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Black-crowned Night-Heron Stalks Shoreline Near Savannah NestMost Osprey pairs are monogamous, staying paired across seasons and beginning nesting soon after each returns from a long migration.

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Episode 74: Wendy's All-Women's Birding Tour in ColumbiaIn December 2019, BWD President and Publisher Wendy Clark joined female leaders from the global birding industry on an all-women's tour of the Santa Marta region of Colombia.

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Royal albatross~Princess Pippa laughs at us~ 11:28 am 2020/08/07She is just beautiful! End of august she will flew Live Royal Albatross Cam - #RoyalCam - New Zealand Dept.

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Vole by Indrek, Raju found back into the nest, Karin brings a vole~3:23 pm 2020/08/07Pomarina / Estonian Lesser spotted.

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The Kamikaze pilot ­čĄú~11:30 am 2020/08/07Indrek brought a vole. Raju was a little further away from the nest. He tried to reach the nest.

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A Conversation with Don Kroodsma, Part 5: European StarlingsLast month when I interviewed ornithologist Don Kroodsma about his wonderful new book, Birdsong for the Curious Naturalist, we talked a bit...

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Grassland MeanderIn summer, the grasslands of southern Saskatchewan resound with bird song. This Bobolink is among the birds that combine their voices in a rich, ringing chorus.

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What's That Whining Sound?In July and early August young red-tailed hawks whine for food. Here's one in July 2018 at New York's Botanical Garden with an American robin raising the alarm.

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Meet the female forest defenders of the PhilippinesHear the stories of the inspirational Filipino women unafraid to take a stand against the destruction of their forest homes, and how we're fighting for their right to a healthy environment.

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Vaeike-konnakotkas~ Karin brings breakfast for Raju~6:01 am 2020/08/07Pomarina / Estonian Lesser spotted.

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A Conversation with Don Kroodsma, Part 5: European StarlingA couple of weeks ago, when Laura interviewed Don Kroodsma, author of Birdsong for the Curious Naturalist*, they talked about a bird people love to hate, the European Starling.

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In Memory of My Dear MotherMARGARET ROSE CLARKE 9th February 1940 ÔÇö 7th August 2018 I can't believe its two years since we lost you, it hardly seems like...

Penny's Hot Birding and Life! Shared .

Swallow-tailed KiteLike the Harris's Hawk, the Swallow-tailed Kite is unusually gregarious for a raptor. Pairs commonly nest in close proximity, and outside the breeding season, communal night and pre-migratory roosts may attract hundreds of kites.

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Great Horned Owl Visits Savannah Osprey Nest SiteWatch live at the Fall of 2014, a pair of Great Horned Owls began frequenting an abandoned Bald Eagle nest adjacent to a protected, nutrient-rich salt marsh along the Georgia coast.

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Gray-cowled Wood-Rail Family Dine Together On The Panama Fruit FeederAbout the Site The Panama Fruit Feeder Cam is located on the grounds of the Canopy Lodge in El Valle de Ant├│n, Panama.

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How'd They Get That Shot? A Bird Photography WebinarIn this webinar, six photographers shared the stories behind some of their jaw-dropping bird photos, as well as tips and insights for beginner and intermediate bird photographers.

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Storytelling in ConservationThis blog is part of a series about the ways that members of the BirdNote community are working to #BringBirdsBack.

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Sunny Morning Feeding Frenzy On West Texas Hummingbird CamFor over 10 years, researchers from West Texas Avian Research have been banding hummingbirds at this site and others throughout the Trans-Pecos region of Texas to study the status and distribution of hummingbirds throughout the poorly known region.

Cornell Lab Bird Cams Shared .

Changing PlacesI missed out on Monday's ringing when Andy caught another 32 birds up at Oakenclough - 9 more Willow Warblers, more Blackcaps, yet another G...

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Life on the Beach with Wilson's PloversAlong the Gulf of Mexico, you'll find undeveloped sandy flats and shallow lagoons. This is prime habitat for Wilson's Plovers to nest and raise their chicks.

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Royal Albatross~Dad come home-Feeding, Preening, Time with Pippa~ 2:27 pm 2020/08/06Live Royal Albatross Cam - #RoyalCam - New Zealand Dept. of Conservation - Cornell.

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Royal Albatross~Mom flies in with food for Pippa~ 1:32 pm 2020/08/05Live Royal Albatross Cam - #RoyalCam - New Zealand Dept. of Conservation - Cornell.

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Mixed Up DucksOne of challenges of city birding is identifying the mixed up ducks not found in any field guide.

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PorthgwarraI make no secret of my love for seawatching, a passion that started at Dungeness and Cley but over recent years my life has been enriched by...

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Anna came to the with a spruce twig, to the nest. Namejs flew past~5:43 am 2020/08/06Mazais ērglis , ligzda eglē - LDF tiešraide / Latvian Lesser Spotted.

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Test of Sirui T 024 Series Light Carbon Fiber Tripod with VA 5 Ultra Compact Fluid Video HeadMy Squirrel, Blue Jay and Crow friends have fun testing and reviewing the Sirui lighweight carbon fiber travel tripod and ultra compact Video Head in Florida and the NC Mountains.

My Backyard Birding Shared .

04-23: The Evolution of Online Birding with Mike BerginIn 2020 birders have taken to the internet in droves, but the adoption of perhaps the history's most profound technological advancement by birders hasn't been entirely smooth.

American Birding Podcast Shared .

Female Royal Albatross Touches Down For a Windy Morning FeedingYRK swoops down to visit her chick on a windy day at Taiaroa Head Nature Reserve.

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Royal Albatross Chick Enjoys Windy Day On The HeadlandThe Royal Albatross nestling is taking advantage of a windy day on the headland to help build up her wing muscles.

Cornell Lab Bird Cams Shared .

SWFL Eagles_ Both E's Active In The Pasture: Curious and Comical and Contrary 08-05-20127 day old E15 and 126 day old E16 remained in the nest tree pasture after H and M departed.

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Panama Fruit Feeder New Cam Species: Dusky-capped FlycatcherAbout the Site The Panama Fruit Feeder Cam is located on the grounds of the Canopy Lodge in El Valle de Ant├│n, Panama.

Cornell Lab Bird Cams Shared .

Beirut explosion: an update from our Partner in LebanonA massive explosion ripped through Beirut, Lebanon's capital, last night, killing over 100 people. The cause is still being determined but its impact has been horriffic - and BirdLife in Lebanon, the Society for the Protection of Nature in Lebanon , has not been immune.

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Thank you to all my supporters!Thank you to everyone who is donating to support my blog and podcast, via Patreon or sending donations directly to me.

Laura's Birding Blog Shared .

House Wren Fledging DayHouse Wrens nest in my neighborhood every year. My neighbor Jeanne has a wren house that is always a happenin' placeÔÇöI've taken photos of he...

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Disappearing into Thin AirIt's hard to remember what we worried about before the coronavirus, but long term water crises provoked by climate change are still chugging along in the U.S. West.

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Sound Escapes 2We're proud to share a new season of our podcast, Sound Escapes. Host Gordon Hempton transports us to some of the most incredible places on Earth through his nature recordings.

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Video for Cats to WatchVideo Produced by Paul Dinning - Wildlife in Cornwall.

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Restoring the Lukanga: Tackling Invasive Weed Species in ZambiaIn two decades of fishing, Boyd Kayombo has witnessed a steady decline in his catch.

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Raju returned after his maiden flight~11:32 am 2020/08/05Pomarina / Estonian Lesser spotted.

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Vaeike-konnakotkas~ Raju fledged ­čĄę~ 10:56 am 2020/08/05He was not in the branches. He flew off as if he had flown a thousand times!

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House Wren dayLaura finally got to enjoy the thrill of seeing baby House Wrens the day they fledge from the nest.

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RBA Weekly Round-Up 28th July to 3rd August!

Penny's Hot Birding and Life! Shared .

Indrek brings a prey! A strap is hanging on his left SLOMO ~6:50 pm 2020/08/04Part of video is SLOMO! It looks like the straps are hanging on the wing.

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Oxfordshire weekend, Waterstock Mill, The Old Vicarage and Wolburn Safari ParkAnother action packed weekend. Highlight was an overnight at Waterstock Mill moth trapping and night recording.

Non-Stop Birding Shared .

How your decisions can impact tropical forest landscapesOur new animation, launched at the Global Landscapes Forum, turns to an unlikely inspiration to help explain landscape conservation and our innovative work to support communities in tropical forests: videogames.

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Birds in A Summer GardenVideo Produced by Paul Dinning - Wildlife in Cornwall.

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Woodpeckers as Keystone SpeciesWoodpeckers - including this Northern Flicker - are master carpenters of the bird world. They're called "keystone" species for their crucial role in creating habitat suited to other woodland wildlife.

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Last Round of Cowbird BabiesFemale brown-headed cowbirds lay their eggs in the nests of smaller birds. Each cowbird chick is raised, not by its own mother, but by foster parents of another species.

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The prey hangs on the edge of the nest, Raju tries to get it~10:54 am 2020/08/04He slid down with the prey. Indrek flew away, the prey caught on the branches.

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August!Not since the 1980s, when my children were little, have I spent every single day of April, May, June, and July at home; August and September...

Laura's Birding Blog Shared .

SWFL Eagles_ "Eagle AirBnB"H and M flew away early as they have been doing. The E's flew to pasture perch spots to watch the adults - E15/125 days old to a front snag and E16/123 days old to a west pasture snag before flying across the road where the adults were perched.

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Subadult Gray-cowled Wood-Rail Visits the Panama Fruit FeederAbout the Site The Panama Fruit Feeder Cam is located on the grounds of the Canopy Lodge in El Valle de Ant├│n, Panama.

Cornell Lab Bird Cams Shared .

Year list update as we move into August2020 is without doubt the strangest year I've faced in my 55 years on this planet, I can't say it's the hardest year I've had but it's witho...

Brian's Birding Blog Shared .

Anna brings a spruce twig, she almost missed the branch~11:16 am 2020/08/03Mazais ērglis , ligzda eglē - LDF tiešraide / Latvian Lesser Spotted.

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Palestinian conservationists overcome adversity to research rare plantWhen conservationists came upon a rare flower in bloom in the North Eastern Slopes of Palestine, they were determined to secure its survival.

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Working Turnstones Turn StonesIn John James Audubon's "Birds of America," he profiled the peculiar sandpiper we know today as the Ruddy Turnstone.

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Pippa is very busy with nest building~11:24 am 2020/08/03Live Royal Albatross Cam - #RoyalCam - New Zealand Dept. of Conservation - Cornell.

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Dad is feeding Pippa-great close up~4:16 pm 2020/08/03Live Royal Albatross Cam - #RoyalCam - New Zealand Dept. of Conservation - Cornell.

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Moving DayThe Last Load: Can't you take a few things more? Moving Day cartoon, New York City 1869.

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Bird Watch With Roger Taylor 08-01-2020Every Saturday morning 590 KZO's Roger Taylor talks about the latest in the bird watching world.

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Bird Watch With Roger Taylor 07-27-2020Every Saturday morning 590 KZO's Roger Taylor talks about the latest in the bird watching world.

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Bird Watch With Roger Taylor 07-18-2020Every Saturday morning 590 KZO's Roger Taylor talks about the latest in the bird watching world.

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Lili Taylor: 'I knew Harvey Weinstein was a pig. I didn't know he was a rapist'The much-loved star of Mystic Pizza, Say Anything and I Shot Andy Warhol discusses acting, alcoholism, friendship and the SCUM manifesto.

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Vaeike-konnakotkas~ Indrek brings a big mole~ 8:55 am 2020/08/03Pomarina / Estonian Lesser spotted.

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Slow Motion Birds ~ Robin, Nuthatch, Chaffinch, Blue Tit, Coal Tit and Great TitVideo Produced by Paul Dinning - Wildlife in Cornwall.

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AugustLaura's backyard birds are still keeping her busy.

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Cute and Funny Blue Jay BehaviorBusiness inquiries ONLY, please contact email account is not monitored by me "Lesley" therefore any bird-related questions will go unanswered, also if you have a sick or injured bird in your possession I can not help this bird in any way it is strongly advised to contact a local vet or wildlife official before any decisions are made.

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5 vole deliveries and 2 flights from the nest~12:39 pm to 7:58 pm 2020/08/02Last delivery is speed 0,3 Mazais ērglis , ligzda eglē - LDF tiešraide / Latvian Lesser Spotted.

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791 Aug. 2, 2020On our latest show: Saving a Virginia bird colony; good and bad news about loons; and an audio postcard from the South Dakota badlands.

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Black Kite~Grejs brings a fish~~11:28 am 2020/08/02Update: They are still here and are fed by the parents.

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Shifts in Habitat = Shifts in SpeciesWe asked David Sibley, creator and illustrator of The Sibley Guide to Birds, how changes in the environment are affecting birds such as this Brown Thrasher.

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A fierce battle between the siblings, Long Version~11:54 am 2020/08/02Reimis brougth a fish. Eaglets are coming to the nest. Malda has eaten almost the whole fish, as Reinis brutally pushed Malda out of the nest.

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A fierce battle between the siblings SLOMO Speed 0,5 ~12:58 pm 2020/08/02Malda has eaten almost the whole fish. Reinis brutally pushed Malda out of the nest.

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Kalakotkas2~Bird of prey flew past, Osprey and raptor hunt each other~ 6:00 pm 2020/07/29Haliaetus / Estonian Osprey.

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Are We In a Drought?It's been so dry in western Pennsylvania this summer that we find ourselves wishing for rain.

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Anna brings a vole for Namjes~12:25 pm 2020/08/02Namjes runs around the nest like he's in a prison LOL Mazais ērglis , ligzda eglē - LDF tiešraide / Latvian Lesser Spotted.

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Beddington Farmlands TDBA few moths from June and July that I just couldn't work out so I sent them over to Surrey moth jedi Billy Dykes.

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Dad spends a lot of time with his Pippa~ 9:40 am 29/07/2020Live Royal Albatross Cam - #RoyalCam - New Zealand Dept. of Conservation - Cornell.

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YRK comes home for feeding Pippa~4:32 pm 2020/07/29Live Royal Albatross Cam - #RoyalCam - New Zealand Dept. of Conservation - Cornell.

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Breakfast for Namejs! He should practice landing ~10:27 am 2020/08/02Mazais ērglis , ligzda eglē - LDF tiešraide / Latvian Lesser Spotted.

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Mom comes home feeding her Pippa~11:21 am 2020/08/02Live Royal Albatross Cam - #RoyalCam - New Zealand Dept. of Conservation - Cornell.

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Vaeike-konnakotkas ~Inderk brings a vole for Raju ~6:57 am 2020/08/02Pomarina / Estonian Lesser spotted.

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Vole for Namejs, he flew to the tree and came in from the right ~1:06 pm 2020/08/01Mazais ērglis , ligzda eglē - LDF tiešraide / Latvian Lesser Spotted.

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Namejs is fed on a branch~11:17 am 2020/08/01Andris was calling and Namejs is making begging calls 11:28:40 feeding is over. Andris flew to a tree in front of the nest 11:29:27 he flew on a higher branch.

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Andris brings the second vole ~10:04 am 2020/08/01Mazais ērglis , ligzda eglē - LDF tiešraide / Latvian Lesser Spotted.

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Flammulated OwlThe Flammulated Owl is a study in camouflaged grays and browns, with cinnamon-brown shoulder straps and large brown eyes.

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Bumblebee and DeerLast week in Schenley Park I stopped by the Westinghouse Fountain to see swamp milkweed and a photogenic bumblebee.

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Oriental Dollarbird: a curious case of mistaken identityFor more than a thousand years, Japanese citizens assumed the Oriental Dollarbird was responsible for a beautiful and distinctive call heard at night.

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Andris brings breakfast, a nice size vole~7:42 am 2020/08/01Mazais ērglis , ligzda eglē - LDF tiešraide / Latvian Lesser Spotted.

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Hottest Day Of The Year!

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Coronavirus: Boris Johnson postpones lockdown easing in EnglandLatest coronavirus infection rates show rise in Norwich Local lockdown ÔÇślast resort' for fresh N...

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SWFL Eagles_ Both E's Active: Flying To Pasture Trees, Hopping Branches and Vying For Food 07-31-20E15 and E16 spent the early morning flying to pasture snags and hopping branches in the snags showing beautiful wings and perfect landings .Each snag they perched in gave them a good view of any adult s perching nearby or flying.

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SWFL Eagles_ E16 Loves Sticks~Breaks and Flies With Them 07-31-20E16 was busy in the west pasture trees grabbing and breaking them off, then flying to other branches with them.

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A Swallow MorningAndy's shiny new battle wagon didn't bring much luck today.. Just a week ago we had the best catch of the autumn so far with 43 birds, htt...

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Parent came to the nest tree Raju is begging Parent left in a hurry~9:50 am 2020/07/31Clanga/ Estonian Greater spotted eagle.

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Vole by Andris, Namejs was on a branch above the nest~7:11 pm 2020/07/31Mazais ērglis , ligzda eglē - LDF tiešraide / Latvian Lesser Spotted.

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How Many Oropendolas Are Too Many For The Panama Fruit Feeder?About the Site The Panama Fruit Feeder Cam is located on the grounds of the Canopy Lodge in El Valle de Ant├│n, Panama.

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Brings a vole, Humans are talking near~7:50 am 2020/07/31Pomarina / Estonian Lesser spotted.

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Great EgretFour Great Egret subspecies are distributed across the Americas, southern Europe, Asia, Africa, Australasia, and Oceania.

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The Bird Banter Podcast #70 with Peter HodumPeter Hodum is a professor at the University of Puget Sound in Tacoma, WA and is a passionate birder and researcher of seabirds.

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Namejs jumps on a higher branch and then out of sight~2:02 pm 2020/07/31Mazais ērglis , ligzda eglē - LDF tiešraide / Latvian Lesser Spotted.

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Small frog by Anna as breakfast~10:51 am 2020/07/31Mazais ērglis , ligzda eglē - LDF tiešraide / Latvian Lesser Spotted.

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Laura's Birding Blog: Laura's Best Birds EVER! Baby FlickersBack in the ÔÇś90s when I was a licensed wildlife rehabilitator, one summer I was brought two baby flickers.

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A Trip to the Field MuseumStudents from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago took a class trip to the city's Field Museum for a natural history illustration class.

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How we're helping the Helmeted Hornbill to nest in safety againTeetering on the edge of extinction due to demand for its prized 'casque', the Helmeted Hornbill now finds itself with a fighting chance of survival thanks to bolstered law enforcement and patrols of its dwindling forest habitat.

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PiggybackSome animals such as western grebes and giant anteaters carry their young piggyback.

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In Conservation WithÔÇŽ Dominic CouzensJoin Webinars with David Lindo In association with Leica Nature and Birding Kings Place / Nature Unwrapped.

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Laura's Best Bird EVER! Baby FlickersOne summer, Laura and her sons raised two baby flickers.

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Extinction: Quarter of UK Mammals 'Under Threat'

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Day in Kent, Lesser Yellowlegs and Southern Migrant HawkersAnother fantastic day, yesterday, in Kent. Great to finally get back into the field for some autumn birding.

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Iris Stops By Hellgate Osprey Nest For a Close UpOsprey nest is at the mouth of the spectacular Hellgate Canyon at the edge of Missoula, Montana.

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Six Backyard Bird Species Share Cornell FeedersThe Wild Birds Unlimited store at Sapsucker Woods has been a part of the visitor experience in the Cornell Lab's Visitor Center ever since the new building opened in 2003.

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Male black stork is defending the nest~31:43 pm 2020/07/30End of video another black stork is flying on the left. very short visible!

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Soaring with RedtailsA Red-tailed Hawk soars on broad, rounded wings, the epitome of effortless flight. Without flapping, it traces a leisurely, rising circle.

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This is a CocoonThough the structures are coated in plant material they aren't part of the tree. They're the cocoons of evergreen bagworm moths whose larvae are disguised by vegetation while they eat the tree.

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BEST Videos for Cats to Watch ~ Birds and Bird Sounds Spectacular 8 HOURS ÔşÉVideo Produced by Paul Dinning - Wildlife in Cornwall.

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Chipmunk BathWays to support this Channel PayPal Donation to MBYB Merchandise: Birder's AMAZON shop: an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases.

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04-22: This Month in BirdingIt's This Month in Birding, a panel discussion covering the best bird news we might have missed here at the ABP for the last month.

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Seas of ShearwatersAwww the ocean. Cool sea breezes, the sticky salt spray, and oodles of birds. Hannah and Erik went on another pelagic - this time out of Westport, WA - to see what is out there.

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Namejs came back into the nest~7:12 am 2020/07/30Mazais ērglis , ligzda eglē - LDF tiešraide / Latvian Lesser Spotted.

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Breakfast for Namjes outside the nest by Andris~5:34 am 2020/07/30Mazais ērglis , ligzda eglē - LDF tiešraide / Latvian Lesser Spotted.

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August 1 Zoom ProgramWhen: Saturday, August 1, 2020, 7:00 pm CDT Where: Laura's Zoom Conference Room My Patreon supporters.

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SWFL Eagles_ E16 On Lookout For Breakfast and M Keeps Them On Their Toes 07-29-20E15 was first seen on a pylon at the pond this am after missing a landing h/she attempted in the dark.

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Mazais erglis~Namejs missed the branch and fell down~8:36 pm 2020/07/29Mazais ērglis , ligzda eglē - LDF tiešraide / Latvian Lesser Spotted.

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Panama Fruit Feeder New Cam Species: Tawny-capped EuphoniaAbout the Site The Panama Fruit Feeder Cam is located on the grounds of the Canopy Lodge in El Valle de Ant├│n, Panama.

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Female Rufous Hummingbird Flashes Iridescent Throat Patch In West TexasFor over 10 years, researchers from West Texas Avian Research have been banding hummingbirds at this site and others throughout the Trans-Pecos region of Texas to study the status and distribution of hummingbirds throughout the poorly known region.

Cornell Lab Bird Cams Shared .

Royal Albatross Chick Exhibits Plumage Changes As Cam Zooms InAs Royal Albatross nestlings age, they begin to exhibit their individuality through changes in plumage.

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More than you thought you wanted to know about Northern FlickersI have a lot of memories of the first time Russ and I came up to northern Wisconsin to visit his parents in Port Wing after I became a birde...

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Cape Cod WeekendAdvanced travel planning in 2020 has been a bit of a lost cause for obvious reasons, so I have been eager to pounce on whatever reasonably safe opportunities have presented themselves for getting the %&$# out of Connecticut.

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Making the hotels of Sri LankaThe Field Ornithology Group of Sri Lanka's "Bird Friendly Concept" has been adopted by numerous hotels, resorts, and travel agencies across Sri Lanka to the mutual benefit of birds, birders, and business.

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Wood You Believe It?Wednesday morning was too windy for ringing so I grabbed the camera bag and set off birding.

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Mazais erglis~Namjes came into the nest like a hellcat~11:18 am 2020/07/2912:05 Namejs made a big leap to the left upper branch. 12:30 Andris brought a huge frog.

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Small Birds Mob Big OnesWhen smaller birds join forces to ward off larger birds, it's called mobbing. This behavior - like calling your family for help - is used by many bird species.

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Ants Know When To QuarantineOne of the biggest challenges facing the U.S. during the coronavirus pandemic is our poor ability to quarantine to stop the spread.

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Namejs flew to a branch on the right~11:30 am 2020/07/29Mazais ērglis , ligzda eglē - LDF tiešraide / Latvian Lesser Spotted.

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Brian's birding blog: Garden birdingI very nearly drove down to Porthgwarra Sunday evening to take advantage of some good sea watching conditions but doing the six hour drive alone put me off so it'll have to wait for later in August.

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Breakfast for Namejs! Andris brings a nice size vole ~9:33 am 2020/07/29Mazais ērglis , ligzda eglē - LDF tiešraide / Latvian Lesser Spotted.

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In Conservation WithÔÇŽ Erica McAlisterJoin Webinars with David Lindo In association with Leica Nature and Birding Kings Place / Nature Unwrapped.

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FlickersRight now flickers are at their quietest and most secretive, but soon everyone will be noticing them again, along dirt roads, gravel driveways, and expansive lawns.

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Birds That Aren't Gulls!With waders and gulls featuring heavily in my last few blog posts, I thought I should fill in the gaps with my other bird sightings from th...

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RBA Weekly Round-Up 21st to 27th July!

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Three Large Species Vie For A Breakfast Spot On The Panama Fruit FeederAbout the Site The Panama Fruit Feeder Cam is located on the grounds of the Canopy Lodge in El Valle de Ant├│n, Panama.

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The Old Vicarge shiftBeen working on the Azores reports and website this long weekend so unfortunately didn't manage to get out in the f...

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Non-Resident Parking Just $75!I took a ride down to the shore hoping to find a particular species of bird at a particular town beach.

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Melnais starkis ~ A juvenile greater spotted woodpecker visit the nest tree~1:32 pm 2020/07/27Siguldas novad─ü - LDF.

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Melnais starkis~Black Stork visit the nest ~1:12 pm 2020/07/28Siguldas novad─ü - LDF.

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Close up Pippa! She need a name~12:23 pm 2020/07/28Today the Royalcam chick is 180 days old, weighs 8.7 kg and needs a.

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Namjes is doing exercises on the front branch~3:33 pm 2020/07/28Mazais ērglis , ligzda eglē - LDF tiešraide / Latvian Lesser Spotted.

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Namejs jumped out of nest again, Andris brings a frog~1:51 pm 2020/07/28Mazais ērglis , ligzda eglē - LDF tiešraide / Latvian Lesser Spotted.

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Happy return by Namejs 10:48 am 2020/07/2810:29 Andris brought a huge vole to the nest. He talked briefly with Namejs and flew away.

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Indigo BuntingMany birds - like this Indigo Bunting - can be found in ecotones, the borders between two habitats.

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Why Do Women Live Longer?Across the animal kingdom, individuals with identical sex chromosomes — including women with double Xs — live nearly 18% longer than their counterparts with mismatched chromosomes.

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Namjes fledged ~ 1:42 pm 2020/07/28Namjes is back. video of his return later! He jumped out of nest and flew back!

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Anchoring a Green Recovery in Sao Tome and PrincipeIn wake of the COVID-19, BirdLife is adapting its conservation programmes in S├úo Tom├ę and Pr├şncipe islands to address the economic and social crisis caused by the pandemic, seeking to herald a green future in this island state.

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In Conservation WithÔÇŽ Doug TallamyJoin Webinars with David Lindo In association with Leica Nature and Birding Kings Place / Nature Unwrapped.

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Is stucks after crossing his legs~2020/07/28Raju thinks he can dance ballet. He crosses his legs and gets stuck!

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SWFL Eagles_ E16 Is The Energetic Juvie TodayE16 spent the night in a west pasture tree and was wide awake and ready to go at daybreak.

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Happy Norfolk Day 2020

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The juvenile Yellow-legged Gulls are here!The arrival of overcast, damp and windy weather over the last few days has prompted an increase in gull activity on the Estuary, including...

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Suur-konnakotkas~ Four vole deliveries by Karin and Indrek ~5:53 am 2020/07/27Clanga/ Estonian Greater spotted eagle.

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Eponymous and Other Bird NamesIn 1851, John P. McCown, an amateur ornithologist and army officer stationed in Texas, shot a group of birds.

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International Bird Rescue Announces Two New Board MembersNewsroom Success Stories Contact Email Sign Up Found a Bird? Report a Spill Volunteer Login.

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Andris brings a vole Namejs jumps to the right~12:22 pm 2020/07/27Mazais ērglis , ligzda eglē - LDF tiešraide / Latvian Lesser Spotted.

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In Conservation WithÔÇŽ Lev ParikianJoin Webinars with David Lindo In association with Leica Nature and Birding Kings Place / Nature Unwrapped.

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The second attempt to feed Namejs was successful~2:39 pm 2020/07/27Andris came with food. Namjes begs - Andris flies to him. The handover fails. Andris flies to a tree on the right.

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Why birds are the answer to saving Malaysian forestsOften dressed in bright colours and with absurdly bulky bills, hornbills are remarkable-looking birds. But their value goes far beyond their aesthetics: they have become the key to saving some of Malaysia's most precious forests.

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The Threesome ContinuesLast Friday Mary Ann Pike noticed that Terzo and Morela were spending a lot of time at the Pitt peregrine nest and commented.

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Mazais erglis ~Namejs jumped out of nest ~10:51 am 2020/07/27Namejs is today almost 8 weeks old. He did a big leap and landed outside the nest.

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Peregrine-Shorebird InteractionHave you ever seen a Peregrine Falcon attack a flock of shorebirds, igniting a breathtaking aerial display?

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Birds of Late SummerWhy are there more birds today than there will be for the rest of 2020?

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Fun and Interesting Facts About WarblersBusiness inquiries ONLY, please contact email account is not monitored by me "Lesley" therefore any bird-related questions will go unanswered, also if you have a sick or injured bird in your possession I can not help this bird in any way it is strongly advised to contact a local vet or wildlife official before any decisions are made.

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New Norfolk Safari Park Set To Open Soon!

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Time Spent With Lucy!AT LAST, after almost FIVE months, I was allowed to take my sister Lucy out in my car!

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790 July 26, 2020On Our Latest Show: the unofficial National Bird of Canada; more good news about the American Outdoors Act; and Mike's unexpected visitors.

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Kalakotkas2~Huge carp for UW by Ivo~ 8:10 am 2020/07/26Haliaetus / Estonian Osprey.

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Light on the nest! UW found leftover and ate it~5:28 am 2020/07/26Haliaetus / Estonian Osprey.

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Indrek's transmitter hangs around his neck and chest~2020/07/26Clanga/ Estonian Greater spotted eagle.

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Dad comes home feeding Pippa! Great close up by Cam OP! 1:55 pm 2020/07/26Pippa had a lot to tell again. Henry visited her twice. Live Royal Albatross Cam - #RoyalCam - New Zealand Dept.

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Royal Albatross~ Pippa, I'll be off then ~ 12:56 pm 2020/07/26Henry visit Pippa twice. First visit he is eating earth worms. Second visit he enjoys the surrounding - Pippa was excited LOL Live Royal Albatross Cam - #RoyalCam - New Zealand Dept.

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Fruit and a FungusLast week in the city parks I saw a single fruit and signs of fungus.

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BBRC Work in progressBBRC Published the latest work in progress report back in June and it shows the following.......

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Andris brings a late breakfast for Namjes~ 12:06 pm 2020/07/26Mazais ērglis , ligzda eglē - LDF tiešraide / Latvian Lesser Spotted.

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Wilson's PhalaropeIf any bird is an anomaly, it's the Wilson's Phalarope. In a birdbook, Wilson's Phalaropes are found among the sandpipers.

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Namejs Made many attempts to swallow a mole~8:19It took 50 minutes! Andris brought a vole. Namejs swallowed them up within seconds. Then he continued to work with the mole.

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Weekend Update!Last Saturday, British Gas fixed my hot water / heating system and it was the three way valve that had broken - it was replaced at a very reas...

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Bird Talk with Scott and David Menough July 25, 2020We know birds. We know bird food. We know what you need to attract birds to your yard.

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Beddington Farmlands, week mothsHit the ground running back in London this week with having to catch up after our week away last week.

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Andris brings a huge part of bird~8:27 am 2020/07/25Mazais ērglis , ligzda eglē - LDF tiešraide / Latvian Lesser Spotted.

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New Mammal in The Heart of Frick ParkAspen felled by a beaver, Nine Mile Run, Frick Park, 20 July 2020.

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Cat GamesVideo Produced by Paul Dinning - Wildlife in Cornwall.

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Siren howls from a distance, Reinis comes home LOL~10:58 am 2020/07/24Milda returned to the nest with the big carp. She starts eating the fish. Then you can hear hysterically screaming by Reinis.

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Milda is afraid, that Raimis wanted the fish ~10:04 am 2020/07/24She bit into his wing and made it clear that he should leave the nest.

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Birds Have No External EarsUnlike mammals, birds have no external ear structures. Their ear openings are hidden beneath feathers on the side of the head, just behind and slightly below the eyes.

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Peak District MoorsUp on the moors you can still hear the evocative call of the Curlew at the moment.

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Early morning close up from our beautiful Pippa~ 8:16 am 2020/07/25Live Royal Albatross Cam - #RoyalCam - New Zealand Dept. of Conservation - Cornell.

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Close up from our incredibly beautiful Pippa ­čą░~1:11 pm 2020/07/25She is very adorable chick. Thanks to the camera OP!

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SWFL Eagles_ E15 Claims Dad's Early Food Delivery ~ E16 "Begs" Mom For More 07-24-20Both E's were perched in the office oak when M15 delivered prey to the nest.

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Business As UsualThree mornings in the same week must be some sort of record for Oakenclough. The forecast of zero wind and a dry morning dictated a start...

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The Bird Banter Podcast Episode #69 with Francisco GarciaHear about birding in San Blas, Nayarit, Mexico from a local guide and top local birder.

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2020 WBU Barred Owl Cam Season HighlightsSince the birds aren't banded, we can't tell whether this is the same pair as in past years.

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Episode 73: LBGTQ Birders of North AmericaIn late 2019, BWD publisher Wendy Clark chatted with Jennifer Rycenga, Raymond Van Buskirk, and Michael Retter - all avid birders and members of the group QBNA.

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Male Calliope Hummingbird Dips Bill Into West Texas FeederFor over 10 years, researchers from West Texas Avian Research have been banding hummingbirds at this site and others throughout the Trans-Pecos region of Texas to study the status and distribution of hummingbirds throughout the poorly known region.

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The Black Sea ObsSo excited about our Black Sea project, hoping to get out there in September and October this year.

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Tiny Jumping BeansThough they resemble the moths called "Mexican jumping beans" these galls are the agamic second generation of tiny wasps that mature on white oak leaves and fall to the ground.

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Vole by Andris, Anna is feeding Namejs and cleaning the nest, Another vole~9:33Mazais ērglis , ligzda eglē - LDF tiešraide / Latvian Lesser Spotted.

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A great day for Pippa! Dad comes home~4:06 pm 2020/07/24Live Royal Albatross Cam - #RoyalCam - New Zealand Dept. of Conservation - Cornell.

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YRK comes feeding her Pippa is very talk active~2:27 pm 2020/07/24Live Royal Albatross Cam - #RoyalCam - New Zealand Dept. of Conservation - Cornell.

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Karl II last stay on nest~ from 8:56 to 10:39 am 2020/07/21After his arrival he is singing, then he is preening himself, resting and sleeping. He prepared the nest.

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Poorwills at NightClose kin to the Whip-poor-will, the nocturnal Common Poorwill can be heard in summer in the rocky scrublands of the West at the deep end of dusk.

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Great Maiden flight and return to the nest by UW ~6:27 am 2020/07/24Haliaetus / Estonian Osprey.

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A Conversation with Don Kroodsma, Part 4: Connecticut WarblerListen to our conversation here. ) When I talked to Don Kroodsma last week, I told him about my pulling an all-nighter during the summer I...

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Kalakotkas2~Second flight by flight by UW 7:18 am 2020/07/24Haliaetus / Estonian Osprey.

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A Conversation with Don Kroodsma, Part 4: Connecticut WarblerDon Kroodsma tells Laura about an important discovery he made about a bird that nests right in the Sax-Zim Bog.

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Black-chested Jays Share The Panama Fruit Feeder With A Red-tailed SquirrelAbout the Site The Panama Fruit Feeder Cam is located on the grounds of the Canopy Lodge in El Valle de Ant├│n, Panama.

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West Texas Hums With Hummingbirds During Morning FrenzyFor over 10 years, researchers from West Texas Avian Research have been banding hummingbirds at this site and others throughout the Trans-Pecos region of Texas to study the status and distribution of hummingbirds throughout the poorly known region.

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Branching Out?Wednesday proved somewhat disappointing when a visit to the 180 strong Sand Martin colony resulted in a catch of just one juvenile.

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Who says birds can't change their tune?Songbirds are born with the ability to sing but perfect their songs by listening to others.

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Must-toonekurg~A mistle thrush visit Karl's nest~10:24 am 2020/07/22Nigra / Estonian Black.

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Blue Jays Fear BananaThe Blue Jays in Florida went "bananas" for banana rubbed in bird seed the Mountain Blue Jays are having none of it - what is that alien thing on the feeder?

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04-21: Secrets of Shade-Grown Coffee with Ruth BennettEvery bird organization on the planet encourages bird-friendly coffee, but what does that mean, why are there so many bird-friendly standards, and why is it so important for migratory birds?

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External Dimension of the European Common Fisheries PolicyWhile EU fish stocks are severely overfished, around 1,000 European vessels are authorised, each year, to fish in the rich waters of the Indian Ocean, the Atlantic Ocean and the Pacific Ocean.

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A Plover's JourneyPacific Golden-Plovers, known as Kolea, winter in grassy, open areas of the Hawaiian islands by the tens of thousands.

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A Conversation with Don Kroodsma, Part 3: Sandhill CranesThe only thing more splendid than looking at a Sandhill Crane is listening to one.

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A Conversation with Don Kroodsma, Part 3: Sandhill Crane"For the Birds" began airing on KUMD in Duluth, MN, in May, 1986, and is the longest continually-running radio program about birds in the U.S. Hundreds more episodes are available for free at.

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New Scientific Paper Published: Caspian Terns Saved, Rehabilitated, and Released by International Bird Rescue Are Surviving and Breeding!Bird Rescue is proud to announce the publication of an important scientific paper on a effort that led to a notable success: the post-release survival and breeding of a group of Caspian Terns in Southern California.

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SWFL Eagles_ E16 Flies Out From Tall Grasses~E16 Flies To Perch With Each Adult 07-22-20It was not known where E15 had flown to when he/she left the nest tree late last night.

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Birds of Paradise: Magnificent RiflebirdHere is one of our favorite video sequences that really shows off the amazing shape-shifting of the Magnificent Riflebird male as he displays to a female.

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Chestnut-headed Oropendolas Begging And Allofeeding On The Panama Fruit FeederAbout the Site The Panama Fruit Feeder Cam is located on the grounds of the Canopy Lodge in El Valle de Ant├│n, Panama.

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Royal Albatross~Second Feeding by OKG ~12:29 pm 2020/07/22Live Royal Albatross Cam - #RoyalCam - New Zealand Dept. of Conservation - Cornell.

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Short visit by Henry II ~2:26 pm 2020/07/22Live Royal Albatross Cam - #RoyalCam - New Zealand Dept. of Conservation - Cornell.

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OKG comes is feeding and preening Pippa~ 12:13 pm 2020/07/22Live Royal Albatross Cam - #RoyalCam - New Zealand Dept. of Conservation - Cornell.

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Red-bellied WoodpeckerThe Red-bellied Woodpecker is especially suited to extracting prey from various crevices, thanks to a long, sticky, barbed tongue and a chisel-shaped bill.

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