Nov 25

From the Field

Video: Grounded Seabirds Find Help in Lima

Dr. Yovana Murillo, a wildlife veterinarian in Peru, examines a Ringed Storm-Petrel that was grounded in the country's capital city of Lima.… Read more >>

Nov 24

From the Field

Hawaiian Petrel Chicks Thrive Under A Caretaker's Watchful Eye

With round-the-clock care, the endangered petrel chicks are thriving in their new home.… Read more >>

Nov 23


A New Tool in the Battle Against Seabird Bycatch

An interactive website puts a wealth of information helpful in reducing seabird bycatch right at the fingertips of those who need it most: fishermen, conservationists, and those promoting fishery sustainability.… Read more >>

Nov 21


Palila of Hawaii among Nation's Most Isolated Wildlife

The bird is one of 10 rare species in the United States that lack safe, navigable corridors to connect them to important additional habitat or other populations, according to a report by the Endangered Species Coalition.… Read more >>

Nov 18


New Program Rates Bird-Smart Glass Products for Homeowners and Architects

Eighteen products have been found to be effective in significantly reducing bird collisions with glass.… Read more >>

Nov 17

From the Field

From the Underbelly: Spotting Millerbirds on Laysan

The Millerbird's secretive nature and the dense, bushy habitat they inhabit makes it a challenge to spot the tiny birds.… Read more >>

Nov 04


A Helicopter Trip to Safety for Rare Hawaiian Petrel Chicks

The new colony will be the only fully protected colony of federally listed seabirds anywhere in the Hawaiian Islands.… Read more >>

Nov 04

From the Field

How to See Lear's Macaw

If you ever find yourself in northeastern Brazil, go see Lear's Macaw, one of the wonders of the bird world. The sight of Lear’s Macaws emerging by the hundreds from the crannies of a windswept cliff face is one not soon forgotten. Thirty years ago this species seemed to be… Read more >>

Oct 31


High in the Andes, a New Reserve for Rare Birds

An indigenous community in southwestern Peru has created its second Private Conservation Area to protect critical forest fragments home to some of the rarest birds on earth.… Read more >>

Oct 28


How Green is the Wind Industry?

A major problem with wind power is the flawed system by which companies assess the impact of wind projects on birds. … Read more >>