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Have You Read Our December eNews?

Monday, December 08, 2014

Get your feeders ready for visiting birds; find a great holiday gift that helps birds; sign up for a free webinar on teaching with birds; read about a young Osprey's migration story; and more.
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Make Your Gift Go Twice as Far

Sunday, December 07, 2014

This month, donations to the Cornell Lab will be matched, dollar-for-dollar, up to $400,000. We're off to a great start, but we need your help to keep the momentum going!
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Holiday Gifts that Help Birds

Saturday, December 06, 2014

Our list of gift ideas for all ages will delight your favorite bird watcher and help support the Cornell Lab's mission to conserve the birds that bring us so much joy.
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Project FeederWatch

Friday, December 05, 2014

Project FeederWatch is a fun way to watch birds at your feeders and help scientists. You can also get great tips about bird feeding and feeders, and submit photos for the 2014-15 BirdSpotter photo contest.
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Take the eBird Challenge

Thursday, December 04, 2014

Submitted 500 complete checklists or more between 1 January – 31 December 2014 to eBird, and you could win Zeiss binoculars and Princeton University Press books.
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An Osprey's Journey

Wednesday, December 03, 2014

A sharp-eyed Bird Cams fan in Texas discovers one of the young Bird Cams Osprey fresh off a 2,000 mile migration from Missoula, Montana.
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New Ways to Find New Birds

Tuesday, December 02, 2014

eBird can help you know where and when to go birding—from your desktop with new eBird Targets, and from your phone with the BirdsEye app, for iPhone and just released for Android, too
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Get Your Ducks in a Row

Monday, December 01, 2014

Colorful male ducks are great—but our illustrated guide can help you identify and enjoy brown ducks, too.
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Living Bird Goes Digital

Sunday, November 30, 2014

Our award-winning member magazine, Living Bird, is renowned for its great stories and beautiful photography. Now you can enjoy a replica of the print magazine via Living Bird Digital.
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Upcoming Bird Festivals and Events

Saturday, November 29, 2014

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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  • // By Jessie Barry As winter’s chill sets in, ducks are heating things up. Winter is the season when many ducks pick their mate for the year. Our featured video gives you a mash-up of some of the best duck … Continue reading
  • By Pat Leonard. Top image: Snowy Owl by Missy Mandel/GBBC. Last year’s blizzard of Snowy Owls in the Great Lakes states, the Northeast, and down the Atlantic Coast was epic, an unprecedented irruption. Now some birders are asking, is it happening again? Snowy Owls … Continue reading
  • By Jennie Miller. Top image: Tropical Kingbird by Penny Hall via Birdshare. For most birders, there’s almost always an opportunity to add a new species to a list—a migrant, a vagrant, an irruptive, or just a bird that you’ve never … Continue reading
  • With the leaves off the trees and a barren landscape, winter is a time when raptors become more conspicuous. Plus, there are fewer daylight hours and lower prey abundance, so hawks and falcons are out hunting more intensively. Where you … Continue reading

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