Written by Matt Durnin | June 13th, 2013
Sometimes, it’s hard to impress children. A father uses his upcoming trip to Papua New Guinea to teach his snake-loving son a lesson on the Birds of Paradise.
Written by Megan Sheehan | June 12th, 2013
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | May 30th, 2013
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | May 10th, 2013
What a great capture! Flickr photographer carolynpepper caught these three Mergansers at just the right moment, perfectly in sync on Lake Vermillion in Minnesota. Thanks for sharing your image through The Nature Conservancy’s Flickr group!
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 Madeline Van Tassel | March 19th, 2013