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Guest blog - Birdlife 5 - A good year for the birds

Steve Carrow owns the beautiful Nuthatch Cottage. The stunning gardens are a haven for bird life. Steve monitors the bird life for the British Trust for Ornithology and he is now doing a regular guest blog for us.   242 more words

North Of Brecon

IUCN Red List - 8 Indian bird species have been added

According to the latest IUCN (International Union for Conservation of Nature) Red List (2014), a whopping 173 Indian bird species now fall under the category Threatened. 517 more words


Less Elusive Pheasants

We often hear Pheasants when we’re out walking – they have a pretty distinctive sound. But the only times I usually see them are when they are on the roadside and I’m driving somewhere. 87 more words


Extra species change birds' pecking order

Extra species change birds’ pecking order

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There are 462 more species of bird in the world than previously thought after the most comprehensive avian analysis ever undertaken identified 46 new species of parrot, 26 extra owls and a host of others. 228 more words

Bird News Articles

Resting Juvenile Bar-tailed Godwit in Western Alaska

I’d like to share this video for those not fortunate enough to experience the Bar-tailed Godwit in person. I find that video is a great way to begin some familiarity with the species, and serves a higher purpose than still photos for invoking on the viewer the experience of observing such a stately bird. 177 more words

New on 500px : Side by Side by BrendonCremer

Two Emerald Spotted Doves drinking side by side from one of the bird bath hides, as the sun rises on another great day in the Bush. 17 more words