Birding Tips

Attracting Wild Birds to Your Yard Attracting Wild Birds to Your Yard

Isn’t it fun to watch all the chirping little feathered friends at your neighbor’s... 

The Serious Hobby of Twitching The Serious Hobby of Twitching

The Hollywood film The Big Year presents what seems to be an exaggeration of the... 

Birdsong Apps Pose Threat to Breeding Birdsong Apps Pose Threat to Breeding

Bird watching as a hobby has been traced back to the late-18th century as portrayed... 

Create a Safe Haven for Birds in Your Garden Create a Safe Haven for Birds in Your Garden

As urban areas become more and more built up, birds and wildlife are increasingly... 

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Features

Introducing Greenland’s Arctic Tern Introducing Greenland’s Arctic Tern

In Greenland we find 235 different species of birds. Some of the most common species... 

Fork-tailed Drongos: Marvelous Mimics Fork-tailed Drongos: Marvelous Mimics

A recent study by evolutionary biologist Tom Flower of the University of Cape Town... 

Conservation of birds through national heritage: A new and innovative approach Conservation of birds through national heritage: A new and innovative approach

Currency bills, coins and postage stamps all significantly contribute towards the... 

BIRDOPIA BIRDOPIA

This essay is primarily about a collection of photos of certain birds found in the... 

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Features

Introducing Greenland’s Arctic Tern

In Greenland we find 235 different species of birds. Some of the most common species are the sea eagles, Arctic fulmars, black guillemots, eiders, ptarmigans and of course the Arctic terns. Meet the Arctic Tern in Its Natural Habitat: Kitsissunnguit The Arctic tern lives near the ocean or at the brim of lakes, and is found in great numbers in the archipelago... [Read more of this review]

Fork-tailed Drongos: Marvelous Mimics

A recent study by evolutionary biologist Tom Flower of the University of Cape Town in South Africa has revealed that the African fork-tailed drongo mimics alarm calls of other species as part of its food gathering strategy. Wildlife observers in Africa have noted that the drongo is an accomplished thief, but it was thought that it was using its own... [Read more of this review]

Conservation of birds through national heritage: A new and innovative approach

Currency bills, coins and postage stamps all significantly contribute towards the national heritage of any nation. They bear the mark of important aspects of national history, archaeology, reflects images of different heads of states, significant contributors, historic characters, politicians, monarchs, emperors, lawmakers, mythological characters,... [Read more of this review]

BIRDOPIA

This essay is primarily about a collection of photos of certain birds found in the sprawling and lush campus of the University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad, India. It includes birds like, Red-ringed Parrot, Asian Paradise Flycatcher, Golden Indian Oriole, Green Bee-Eater, Indian Pond Heron, King Fisher, Little Black Cormorant, Oriental White eye, Red-wattled... [Read more of this review]

The Mississippi Flyway: An Essential Migration Route

Starting in central Canada and stretching to the Gulf of Mexico, the Mississippi Flyway is the name given to the route followed by birds migrating from their breeding grounds in North America to their wintering grounds in the south. The flyway includes Canada’s Mackenzie River which flows north through uninhabited forest and tundra into the Arctic... [Read more of this review]

Discover the Birds of The Big Apple

Known as the “city that never sleeps” and “The Big Apple”, New York City is a vibrant bustling metropolis that has more than a few surprises for visitors – and for native New Yorkers – who choose to explore its natural resources. The New York Water Taxi service offers visitors the opportunity to see the city from the harbor... [Read more of this review]

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