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Have You Read Our January eNews?

Sunday, January 13, 2019

Helmeted Hornbills face poaching; why we feed birds; tips on finding winter waterfowl; a quiz bird; and more.
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Take the January eBird Challenge

Saturday, January 12, 2019

Take the eBird Essentials course and submit one or more eligible checklists in January, and you could win a pair of Zeiss Conquest HD 8×42 binoculars.
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Endangered Bermuda Petrel on Cams

Friday, January 11, 2019

Last week, a Bermuda Petrel returned from sea and laid an egg in her burrow. We'll be broadcasting the nesting season live on Bird Cams.
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Win Free Access to Ornithology course

Thursday, January 10, 2019

Every eligible eBird checklist that you submit in January gives you a chance to win the Lab's course Ornithology: Comprehensive Bird Biology.
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Find Flocks of Winter Waterfowl

Wednesday, January 09, 2019

Winter is a great time to see waterfowl, sometimes by the thousands. How do you find them? We did some digging to get you started.
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Why Do We Feed Birds?

Tuesday, January 08, 2019

A Q&A with author Darryl Jones and Project FeederWatch leader Emma Greig answers questions like, are bird feeders good for birds? And what do people get out of it?
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An Intimate Look at Helmeted Hornbills

Monday, January 07, 2019

Poaching is driving this remarkable species toward extinction. Photojournalist Tim Laman documents intimate details from their nests and a growing movement to stop the illegal trade.
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Join Project FeederWatch

Sunday, January 06, 2019

Enjoy counting birds this winter and help scientists understand more about bird populations across North America.
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Newly Signed Farm Bill Will Help Birds Into 2023

Saturday, January 05, 2019

The Farm Bill is the largest source of funding for habitat conservation on private lands, and "stands as a model for how bipartisan action can result in a win-win for people and the environment."
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Upcoming Bird Festivals and Events

Friday, January 04, 2019

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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