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Rare Black Penguin Photographed
March 9, 2010 – 9:04 am | 2 Comments
Rare Black Penguin Photographed

A rare black penguin was photographed last week! Honestly, if this wasn’t coming from National Geographic I might have a hard time believing it.

Evan Lysacek Owes His Gold Medal To The Birds
March 6, 2010 – 7:37 pm | No Comment
Evan Lysacek Owes His Gold Medal To The Birds

On The Ellen Generes Show, Olympic gold medal figure skater Evan Lysacek revealed the secret to his winning short program: birds!

This Is One Tough Bald Eagle
March 4, 2010 – 10:38 pm | No Comment
This Is One Tough Bald Eagle

For the second time in 19 years, Florida Bald Eagle No. 512 was rescued, rehabilitated and released back into the wild!

Syncrude Trial Begins For Duck Deaths
March 2, 2010 – 10:19 pm | No Comment
Syncrude Trial Begins For Duck Deaths

Monday, nearly two years after the incident, oil giant Syncrude begins their trial concerning the April 2008 deaths of 1606 ducks at their oil sands in northern Alberta, Canada.

Kill Protected Birds Expect Fines And Jail Time
February 24, 2010 – 9:04 pm | 13 Comments
Kill Protected Birds Expect Fines And Jail Time

Last June Charles Belgard, 21 years old, drove a Jeep about 70 mph through 10 flocks of seabirds on the Long Beach Peninsula in Washington. This week he was delivered his sentence.

Orphaned Bald Eagle Chick Finds New Home
February 17, 2010 – 3:01 am | 7 Comments
Orphaned Bald Eagle Chick Finds New Home

Hoover, a sixteen day old orphaned Bald Eagle chick, finds a new home!

Cirl Bunting and Wildlife Friendly Farming
February 16, 2010 – 3:00 pm | One Comment
Cirl Bunting and Wildlife Friendly Farming

Farmers and birds, living together! Wildlife friendly farming has helped one of Britain’s most threatened songbirds to bounce back from the brink of extinction.

How To Wash A California Brown Pelican
February 10, 2010 – 10:26 pm | 2 Comments
How To Wash A California Brown Pelican

Jay Holcomb, director of the IBRRC, explains how he washes a storm battered California Brown Pelican.

Acadia National Park Raptor Internship
February 6, 2010 – 3:07 pm | No Comment
Acadia National Park Raptor Internship

Acadia National Park is now accepting applications through March 5th for its Raptor Internship. This sounds like a great opportunity for a birdwatcher!

February 3rd, 1954
February 3, 2010 – 10:09 pm | No Comment
February 3rd, 1954

Travel back in time with this article from February 3rd, 1954 titled Fabulous Bird Species Near Extinction.

California Brown Pelicans And Recent Storms
January 27, 2010 – 10:43 pm | No Comment
California Brown Pelicans And Recent Storms

There have been many news stories recently about how the California storms are affecting the Brown Pelicans. I thought it was important to not only briefly explain why, but to also show you what is being done to help them.

Leucistic Bald Eagle In Arkansas
January 23, 2010 – 10:16 pm | 8 Comments
Leucistic Bald Eagle In Arkansas

Each January wildlife officials count the Bald Eagles around Beaver Lake in Arkansas. The 2010 count may have been down from last year, but they were surprised to find that a leucistic Bald Eagle is calling the lake home.

Hundreds Gather For Arrival of Whooping Cranes
January 19, 2010 – 8:38 pm | 4 Comments
Hundreds Gather For Arrival of Whooping Cranes

More than 700 people gathered at the Dunnellon Airport in Florida Tuesday to see the class of 2009 Whooping Cranes led by Operation Migration fly over.

White-tailed Eagles On The Isle Of Mull
January 18, 2010 – 10:34 pm | No Comment
White-tailed Eagles On The Isle Of Mull

Roseanna Cunningham, the Scottish Environment Minister, visited the Isle of Mull Sunday to celebrate the 25th anniversary of wild bred White-tailed Eagles in Scotland and 10 years of the island’s public viewing project.