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?
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | February 15th, 2013
Written by Sarah Hauck | February 13th, 2013
Just in time for Valentine’s Day, we’re taking a closer look at the bizarre mating habits of bower birds.
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | January 24th, 2013
Talk about seeing double! This gorgeous bald eagle was certainly in for a treat when he sneaked a peek into the waters at Middle Creek Wildlife Management Area, Pennsylvania. Kudos to Flickr photographer snooker2009 for getting this great reflective shot and for sharing this photo through The Nature Conservancy’s Flickr group. See all of The […]
Written by Nicole Levins | January 23rd, 2013
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | January 11th, 2013
Oh, to have wings like that! Flickr photographer gseloff captured the grace and beauty of this great blue heron in flight on Horsepen Bayou in Pasadena, Texas. Many thanks for sharing this photo through The Nature Conservancy’s Flickr group. See all of The Nature Conservancy’s featured daily nature images — submitted to the Conservancy’s Flickr […]
Written by Nicole Levins | January 7th, 2013
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | December 14th, 2012
Today we’re going behind the lens to hear what it takes to make a great photograph, even in frigid conditions. Flickr photographer ~1ladybug~ writes, “It was so cold today: -20C or -4F. I went to feed the birds but didn’t stay long as my fingers were freezing through my gloves. I was happy to get this […]
Written by Timothy Boucher | December 3rd, 2012
Hey birders: This winter, many species normally found in the northern boreal forests–White-Winged Crossbills, Snow Buntings and others–are showing up in more southerly climes. Our birding expert gives some pointers on getting in on the action.