CraneFest 2014

CraneFest 2014

August 22, 2014 by  
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Visitors to the CraneFest will have the opportunity to see the Greater Sandhill Cranes fly in, as well as to experience a host of intriguing wildlife in Big Marsh Lake…

Henderson Hummingbird Hurrah 2014

June 28, 2014 by  
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As the name suggests, this event focuses on hummingbirds, which are found in large numbers at this time of the year. The Henderson Hummingbird Hurrah includes garden tours, banding demonstrations, speakers…

Camrose Purple Martin Festival 2014

June 6, 2014 by  
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The program for this popular wildlife festival includes workshops, tours, guest speakers and a host of activities for kids. Oranized by the University of Alberta…

Bluegrass Birding Festival 2014

April 28, 2014 by  
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This birding festival and craft fair will showcase the diversity of birds in Central Kentucky (more than 350 documented species) and the picturesque beauty of the region…

What is that bird talking about?

February 3, 2014 by  
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“I tried to discover, in the rumor of forests and waves, words that other men could not hear, and I pricked up my ears to listen to the revelation of their harmony.” Gustave Flaubert Most of us have been conditioned to consider bird’s chirping, singing, or squawking as something like noise. How sad for us. [...]

Living with the Happy Bird

October 30, 2013 by  
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Birds lovers know how much time and care feathered friends require. Ensuring their happiness is a lot of responsibility. In my quest to keep my quaker parrot Dahlia entertained, I’ve discovered ways to incorporate her in my daily routine.

Wings ‘n Water Festival 2012

June 15, 2012 by  
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The new and improved Wings ‘n Water Festival offers a family-fun, weekend of birding activities for all ages…

Activities

February 9, 2009 by  
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The main bird related activity that people engage in is that of bird watching, an activity that continues to increase in popularity with people all over the world showing renewed appreciation for the wonders of nature. Bird watching is a relatively inexpensive hobby and there are always opportunities to spot new bird species. One way [...]

Bird Safety

February 9, 2009 by  
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Due to the adventurous nature of birds it is essential to ensure that their environment is safe. The first safety precautions to consider are to do with the bird’s immediate environment – its cage. The spacing between the bars of a bird cage must be narrow so that your bird will not get its head [...]

Florida’s Big “O” Birding Festival

December 5, 2007 by  
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The annual Big “O” Birding Festival is scheduled to take place from 25 to 27 January 2008 in Moore Haven, Florida, on the western side of Lake Okeechobee. Long time bird watchers are no doubt already aware that this area is a birder’s paradise and the activities arranged for the three day festival are sure to reinforce their love and respect for these amazing feathered creatures. The Big “O” Festival is also the perfect opportunity for new and potential bird watchers to find out what birding is all about.

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