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November Bird Academy/eBird Giveaway

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Every eligible checklist that you submit on eBird gives you a chance to get free access to Be a Better Birder: Duck and Waterfowl Identification.
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Take the November eBird Challenge

Monday, October 30, 2017

Submit 3 or more eligible checklists in one day this November, and you could win a pair of Zeiss Conquest HD 8×42 binoculars.
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Join Project FeederWatch

Sunday, October 29, 2017

Project FeederWatch is a fun way to watch and record birds at your feeders, and help scientists. Plus, you get great tips about bird feeding and feeders, and can submit photos for the BirdSpotter photo contest.
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Who's the Toughest Bird?

Saturday, October 28, 2017

Project FeederWatch participants recorded more than 7,000 interactions at feeders to help Cornell Lab scientists study dominance at feeders.
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Crossbills are Coming: Winter Finch Forecast

Friday, October 27, 2017

This year’s cone crop looks to be perhaps a once in couple-decades event, which means that Red Crossbills will feature prominently in this year’s winter U.S. bird visitors.
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Emmy-Award Winning Sonic Sea

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Sonic Sea is about protecting ocean life from noise pollution, featuring scientists including Dr. Christopher Clark from the Cornell Lab's Bioacoustics Research Program.
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Unlock the Secrets to Raptor Identification

Monday, October 23, 2017

Get to know the markings and behaviors of the 34 common hawks and raptors found in North America. This online, six-part course is taken at your own pace.
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Your Messy Garden Helps Wildlife

Sunday, October 22, 2017

Seven ways you can help wildlife by postponing your garden cleanup until next spring; take the Habitat Network pledge to be a Lazy Gardener.
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Predator Guards Improve Nesting Success

Saturday, October 21, 2017

Using data from thousands of nest records by participants in NestWatch, a new study shows that predator guards increase nesting success.
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Upcoming Bird Festivals and Events

Friday, October 20, 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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