Written by Katherine Sather | May 7th, 2013
It’s that time of year when winged travelers everywhere are making their spring migrations. So bird nerds want to know: What can we do to make our own backyards accommodating for these frequent flyers?
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | April 26th, 2013
There are a lot of beautiful sights in nature — colorful flowers, lush forests, glowing sunsets — but as this duck has learned, sometimes the most beautiful things are right in from of your face! We adore this photograph by Flickr photographer Rich Seeley of this curious Mandarin.
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | April 23rd, 2013
Our favorite screech owls, Hoot n’ Annie, have returned to their favorite owl box to lay eggs. We’ve set up a live camera to watch as the chicks hatch and grow up!
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | April 2nd, 2013
With a red forehead, loooong neck and prehistoric-looking features, the sandhill crane is one cool-looking bird. Flickr photographer Desert Horse shared this image of sandhill crane buddies through The Nature Conservancy’s Flickr group.
Written by Megan Sheehan | March 28th, 2013
Written by Nicole Levins | March 25th, 2013
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | March 19th, 2013
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | March 15th, 2013
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | March 12th, 2013
Written by Megan Sheehan | March 11th, 2013
On a routine bird count, this Floridian finds himself stuck knee deep in “quick mud.” Can quick thinking get him unstuck?