All About Bird Biology - The Cornell Lab of Ornithology -
Learn about birds and biology. Discover videos, sounds, animations, reference guides and teaching slides on flight, feathers, songs, nests and more.
Wow, Cornell, wow. Cornell does it again with the launch of a gorgeous new site layered with audio, interactives, video and downloads.
10 Things You Can Do For Birds | Audubon Magazine -
Need something to do this spring? Get to it!
Rusty Blackbirds - A Rusty Recovery | BirdNote -
Written by Vermont’s own Bryan Pfeiffer!
From the Center for Conservation Biology comes this story about the cutting of Bald Eagle nests in the Chesapeake Bay region.
We’re coming up on the second weekend of the Rusty Blackbird Spring Migration Blitz! Are you ready? ~Vermont eBird News
Git it lil’ owl!
Zick Dough (a new and improved recipe)
Prep time: 2 minutes
Total time: 5 minutes
Yield: 7 cups
1 cup lard
1 cup peanut butter
2 cups quick oats
2 cups unmedicated chick starter (available at feed store)
1 cup yellow cornmeal
1 cup flour
Melt lard and peanut butter together in microwave until liquid. Put dry ingredients in mixer and blend. Slowly pour in melted lard/peanut butter mixture until a crumbly, lumpy consistency is attained. Store in peanut butter jars. Does not need refrigeration. Serve crumbled.
I’m so not into the Super Bowl. But I’m down with Superb Owls.