Conservation

The rediscovery of the Ivory-billed Woodpecker has galvanized conservation efforts in the Big Woods

"Ecology of Large Woodpeckers: History, current conditions, and management"
October 31-November 3, 2005, Brinkley Arkansas

"Hope for the Ivory-billed Woodpecker," by Rachel Dickinson

"The View from Sapsucker Woods--The farsighted and courageous actions of some proud Arkansans over the past half-century deserve public honor," by John Fitzpatrick, director of the Cornell Laboratory of Ornithology

"Saving the Big Woods--The rediscovery of the ivory-bill is a call to action," by Scott Simon, director of The Nature Conservancy in Arkansas

"From Big Woods Partnership to Ivory-bill Recovery--Cutting across organizations and politics, extraordinary teamwork is behind the ivory-bill search and recovery efforts," by Ken Rosenberg, director of Conservation Science at the Cornell Lab of Ornithology

"Species Recovery Team Updates," press releases from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service