Tag: shorebird

  • 2012 Kachemak Bay Shorebird Festival

    The Kachemak Bay Shorebird Festival will be celebrating its 20th Anniversary in 2012. Keynote speaker for the event will be Dr. George Archibald, who is the Senior Conservationist and Co-founder ...

  • Rice Farmers Support Migratory Bird Habitat Initiative

    Rice Farmers Support Migratory Bird Habitat Initiative

    Beginning this fall, and continuing through to 2014, rice farmers participating in the Migratory Bird Habitat Initiative (MBHI) will work with the Natural Resources Conservation Services (NRCS) ...

  • Chinquapin Takes on Irene

    Chinquapin Takes on Irene

    Whimbrel birds stand a height of 1.5 feet and are known to be migrating birds, referred to as long haul fliers, as they are able to travel distances of up to three thousand five hundred miles ...

  • 2011 Kachemak Bay Shorebird Festival

    The 2011 Kachemak Bay Shorebird Festival has the theme “Wild Birds, Wild Places”. The keynote speaker for the event will be Carl Safina. Carl has a doctorate in Ecology from Rutgers ...

  • Intrusion Costs Louisiana on Many Levels

    Nearly 100 years ago, Theodore Roosevelt walked amongst the thousands of shorebirds nesting and roosting in the rookeries along the United States’ coast of the Gulf of Mexico. Due to his ...

  • Seaway Trail Has Reputation for Excellence

    Situated along the shores of Lake Erie, Lake Ontario and the St Lawrence River in New York State, the Seaway Trail is a bird watcher’s haven. This is a place where you will find a massive ...

  • Kachemak Bay Shorebird Festival

    Each year the Kachemak Bay Shorebird Festival gives bird lovers the opportunity to become better acquainted with various bird species. This year will be no different and the festival theme for ...