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Have You Read Our August eNews?

Wednesday, August 08, 2018

A galaxy of falcons; thanks to the Endangered Species Act; a scarlet bird with a curlicue bill; male birds impersonating females; and more.
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Year of the Bird: August

Tuesday, August 07, 2018

For August's Year of the Bird action, celebrate public lands and learn how buying a Migratory Bird Stamp can support the National Wildlife Refuge System.
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Free Access: Birds of North America

Monday, August 06, 2018

To celebrate the newly revised Rivoli's Hummingbird account, Birds of North America is offering free access through August.
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Take the August eBird Challenge

Sunday, August 05, 2018

Submit 50 eligible checklists containing photos and/or recordings in August, and you could win a pair of Zeiss Conquest HD 8×42 binoculars.
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August Bird Academy/eBird Giveaway

Saturday, August 04, 2018

Every eligible eBird checklist that you submit this month gives you a chance to win free access to Bird Academy's course Be a Better Birder: Warbler Identification Series.
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The Best Way to Clean Your Feeders

Friday, August 03, 2018

A new study examines the best way to remove bacteria from feeders. Is it best to use soap, bleach, or both?
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BirdSleuth International Teacher Exchange

Thursday, August 02, 2018

BirdSleuth International hosted teachers from Costa Rica in Guatemala for an exchange of ideas on school curriculums.
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Not all Male Ruffs are Fighters

Wednesday, August 01, 2018

Fighting is not the only strategy for Ruffs to win mates. Some of these striking Eurasian shorebirds avoid conflict in their quest to be successful breeders.
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An All-American Slideshow

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

We are celebrating Independence Day with these gorgeous "American" birds.
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Upcoming Bird Festivals and Events

Monday, July 30, 2018

Our Upcoming Bird Festivals and Events webpage can help plan your next birding trip. Look through listings by calendar or on a map, and start planning your road trip right from the page.
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