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Have You Read Our August eNews?

Monday, August 14, 2017

A new study shows crucial role of wintering grounds for the future of migratory birds; how the Farm Bill helps birds; a "lost" bird rediscovered; and more.
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Take the August eBird Challenge

Sunday, August 13, 2017

Submit 31 or more complete checklists this month, and you could win a pair of Zeiss Conquest HD 8×42 binoculars.
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State of the Birds Special Report

Saturday, August 12, 2017

The new 2017 State of the Birds special report focuses on one of America’s most important pieces of federal conservation legislation--the Farm Bill.
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eBird Reveals Crucial Role of Wintering Grounds

Friday, August 11, 2017

A new Cornell Lab study finds that loss of habitat on the wintering grounds may be the greatest threat faced by 21 species of eastern forest birds.
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eBird's New Animated Migration Maps

Thursday, August 10, 2017

Check out these animated maps that show you species on the move during migration.
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August Bird Academy/eBird Giveaway

Thursday, August 10, 2017

Every eligible checklist that you submit on eBird gives you a chance to get free access to Be a Better Birder: Size and Shape.
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How Old Is That Bird?

Wednesday, August 09, 2017

Birds are replacing their old feathers with new at this time of year. Learn tips for telling a bird's age by its moult patterns.
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Táchira Antpitta Is Rediscovered

Wednesday, August 09, 2017

The Táchira Antpitta had not been seen since its scientific discovery in the mid-1950s.
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Summer Bird Feeding Safety

Tuesday, August 08, 2017

Get advice on how to beat heat-related dangers for birds at your feeders.
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Upcoming Bird Festivals and Events

Monday, August 07, 2017

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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