https://www.washingtonpost.com/science/to-protect-birds-more-architects-and-local-governments-alter-building-designs/2019/12/19/d199f680-210b-11ea-bed5-880264cc91a9_story.htmlUp to 599 million birds die every year when they hit glass-covered structures, a report says. New codes are trying to cut down that deadly statistic.
https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2019/12/191219132907.htmNew research by biologists uses a new approach to modelling the populations of six species of songbirds in Canada’s boreal forest — and the results show that standard modeling methods may not be accurately capturing […]
https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2019/12/191217073759.htmIf you’re a predator that eats baby birds — say, an American crow — eavesdropping on the begging calls of nestlings can be an easy way to find your next meal. Few studies have investigated […]
https://www.theguardian.com/environment/blog/2019/sep/19/us-canada-bird-population-lossesMore than one in four birds have been lost across diverse groups and habitats, in what researchers describe as a ‘wake-up call’ The US and Canada have lost more than one in four birds – […]
http://bangordailynews.com/2019/07/26/outdoors/gulf-of-maine-provides-mid-summer-bird-migration-action/It’s time to switch gears. Maine is one of the best places on Earth to bird during the first half of summer. There are so many songbirds in full voice. But then this happens. The […]
https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2019/apr/05/use-of-netting-to-stop-birds-nesting-before-housebuilding-rebukedSome developers are reviewing their policies after protests from environmentalists A grassroots uprising is forcing builders and councils to remove netting over trees and hedgerows installed to prevent birds nesting and hindering their developments. Environmentalists […]
https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2019/apr/05/cold-weather-takes-toll-on-smaller-species-in-uk-birdwatchBig Garden Birdwatch finds fall in long-tailed tits and wrens after ‘beast from the east’ Almost 1.2 million house sparrows were spotted in British gardens during this winter’s Big Garden Birdwatch but smaller garden birds […]
http://bangordailynews.com/2019/03/30/outdoors/3-acadia-trails-closed-because-of-nesting-falcons/BAR HARBOR, Maine — Acadia National Park officials are closing trails to protect nesting peregrine falcons. Rangers say falcons have returned to several locations and are defending their territories, necessitating measures to protect the birds […]