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Remembering Gene Johnson

Wednesday, March 07, 2018

Longtime Lab benefactor and board member Imogene Powers Johnson, for whom our building is named, passed away March 3. We greatly miss her spirit and passion.
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Have You Read Our March eNews?

Tuesday, March 06, 2018

A new design for our species guide; native plants bring birds; why Downy and Hairy Woodpeckers look alike; and more.
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Take the March eBird Challenge

Monday, March 05, 2018

Submit 15 or more eligible checklists in March containing at least one rated photo or sound, and you could win a pair of Zeiss Conquest HD 8×42 binoculars.
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March Bird Academy/eBird Giveaway

Sunday, March 04, 2018

Every eligible eBird checklist that you submit this month gives you a chance to win free access to our Be a Better Birder: How to Identify Bird Songs course.
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Native Yard Plants Mean Well-Fed Birds

Sunday, March 04, 2018

Native plants host more caterpillars for birds to eat, and create a healthier habitat for backyard wildlife.
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Saturday, March 03, 2018

Bird Academy's new game unlocks creativity and lets you unleash your wild rhythms.
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All-New Version of Our Online Bird Guide

Friday, March 02, 2018

We're redesigning our All About Birds species guide, and you're invited to take a sneak peek during our beta testing phase.
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Downy and Hairy Woodpeckers: Why Do Distant Relatives Look Similar?

Thursday, March 01, 2018

Downy Woodpeckers may use their resemblance to Hairy Woodpeckers to fool other species into thinking they are the bigger species.
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Billions of Birds Migrate, Where Do They Go?

Monday, February 26, 2018

Migratory birds have made their epic journeys for centuries, and we are finally able to map some of their incredible migrations with the help of technology.
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Upcoming Bird Festivals and Events

Sunday, February 25, 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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