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Great Fall Migration Weekend in New York City

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We have had days of northwest winds in New York and the birds have taken full advantage of the favorable conditions to hightail it south. Though sparrows tend to be the main focus of mid-to-late October birding here in New York City there are still plenty of other birds to see like the Eastern Phoebe up above. Surprise!)

Harris’s Sparrow in Loudonville, New York

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When I heard back on 12 November that a Harris’s Sparrow was frequenting a feeder in Loudonville, New York, up where I learned to be a birder, in Albany County, I really wanted to go on the twitch. … Trips Albany County harris's sparrow New York sparrows TwitchingThis is one classy sparrow! White-throated?

Harlem Grown grows greens and girls in New York City

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Latonya Assanah from Harlem, New York (pictured above) has an 8-year-old daughter who just “wouldn’t eat green things.”

Lizards of New York City

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New York City is well known as a city of immigrants so it makes sense that the only lizards living within the five boroughs are immigrants as well.

Grace’s Warbler in New York

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What a great way to start the new year, with a new bird for both my New York State list but also for the New York State list itself!

Why New York City is the World’s Largest Yoga Mat.

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Recently, I visited New York City for the first time.it was not nearly as scary as I thought it would be. Adult/NFS Funny New York Non-New-Agey Spirituality (Religion, Philosophy) Travel Yoga Z ADMIN Yoga Featured Today asana first time happiness life mat New York City NYC travel World's Largest yoga mat yoga practice

Big Win for Planet Earth, New York City Bans Styrofoam

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New York City is now the largest city to ban Styrofoam in the United States. Causes Environment News Science Top News

ABA Birds of New York Giveaway Results!

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What is the best bird you’ve seen in New York State and why has it stayed in your memory?   This is the question I posed to 10,000 Birds readers in celebration of Corey’s first book, the  ABA Field Guide to Birds of New York  (by Corey Finger, author, and Brian E. Birds field guide New York

Nude in New York: The Power of Naked. {Whole Buncha Nudity}

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Arts & Culture Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) #powerofnaked Naked nude in new york nudity

New York City Will Plant Its One Millionth Tree

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A tree grows in…the Bronx. And not just any tree. New Causes Environment News Top News

Twitching a Gray Kingbird in New York

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Gray Kingbirds are rarely seen in New York State and when they are they usually are only seen by the person or people who find them or those in the immediate vicinity. The long drive back to New York was filled by more lousy, incidental eBird checklists, more fast food, and more road kill. All was not lost though.

Leonardo DiCaprio Calls for New York Shark Fin Ban

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The actor tweeted his support for Oceana's campaign to get New York's shark fin ban passed. Read More. Animals Causes News Top News leonardo dicaprio

Vegan Fashion & Food Make Waves During New York Fashion Week

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While New York Fashion Week is not known for showcasing ethical clothing and accessories, this season''s presentations featured three venerable vegan brands. Read More The post Vegan Fashion & Food Make Waves During New York Fashion Week appeared first on Ecorazzi.

New York Ban on Horse Drawn Carriages Will Happen This Year

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ABA Field Guide to Birds of New York Giveaway!

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The American Birding Association Field Guide to Birds of New York by Corey Finger, birder, blogger, and co-emperor of 10,000 Birds, with photographs by Brian E. If you’ve never birded New York State, send me a brief description of a bird you would like to see in the state and why. Birds books field guide New York

New York City Doctors Now Prescribing Fruits and Veggies

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Read More The post New York City Doctors Now Prescribing Fruits and Veggies appeared first on Ecorazzi.

New York State Bans Elephant Ivory and Rhino Horn

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The New York State Legislature has passed a landmark legislation today, which bans the sale and purchase of elephant ivory and rhino horn.

New York Times Bird Week

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The New York Times blog, City Room, will be holding a “ Bird Week &# this week. The city’s avian equivalent of convention season is just around the corner: the second week in May marks the peak of spring bird migration in New York City, with the maximum numbers of species and individual birds passing through town.

The Waterhole at Forest Park: The Best Place in New York City to See Wood-Warblers

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Unfortunately, this has been a very dry spring in New York City so, as you can see in the photos above, intrepid Queens birders have made makeshift bird baths to take the place of what is normally a vernal pool. And Summer Tanagers are always welcome in New York. That’s just nuts! Thanks for asking. It was amazing!

PETA Thinks New York Times Chicken Too Sexy

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On Wednesday, the New York Times ran a photo of a raw chicken in the food section with a story on the appeal of chicken skin– the crispy, savory kind. The chicken was posed for the photo in what could be seen as a seductive pose with crossed drumsticks and a wing resting gently on [.]. Causes News Print ingrid newkirk

Stella McCartney Launches Eco-Clothing Store In New York

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Live in New York? Want to get your eco-fashionista on? Via Vegetarian Star. events: nyc fashion liv tyler stella mccartney

‘Blackfish’ Teams Focuses on New York City Rats for Latest Documentary

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Dakota Group and Submarine, the production company behind the Read More The post ‘Blackfish’ Teams Focuses on New York City Rats for Latest Documentary appeared first on Ecorazzi. Animals Causes Film/TV News Top News

Got the Gull, or, Gray-hooded Gull at Coney Island, Brooklyn, New York

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What will be the ultimate decision of the New York State Avian Records Committee? Then Desi slept. And slept. And slept. … a.

First Ever Cat Cafe to Open in New York

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The Woodpeckers of New York City

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Disbelief probably seems like the proper response to the idea that there are woodpeckers in New York City. Juveniles lack red altogether.

Mark Ruffalo Opposes Fracking in New York State

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Read More The post Mark Ruffalo Opposes Fracking in New York State appeared first on Ecorazzi. Causes News People Top News mark ruffalo

Nolcha Shows Ethical Fashion at New York Fashion Week S/S 2017

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Samantha Leibowitz New York is also proudly made in NYC and the designer is inspired by the arts, architecture and gardens.

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New York City to Launch Pilot Curbside Composting Program

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– how about Read More The post New York City to Launch Pilot Curbside Composting Program appeared first on Ecorazzi.

Heartbreaking photo: Mother cat walks through flames 5 times to save kittens from building fire in Brooklyn, New York.

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A small, but legendary moment. Photo. Everyone. Mother cat walks through flames 5 times to save kittens from building fire in Brooklyn, NY.

A Say’s Phoebe at Edgemere Landfill, Queens, New York

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Daisy agreed to the outing because it was sunny and nice and Edgemere, once mosquito season is over, is actually a really nice place for a family outing what with the long view of the New York City skyline and the refreshing air blowing off the bay. Trips Edgemere New York City phoebes Queens rarities Say''s Phoebe

The New York Times Is a Vegetarian Thanksgiving Goldmine

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Read More The post The New York Times Is a Vegetarian Thanksgiving Goldmine appeared first on Ecorazzi. From roasted sweet potato with fresh figs to stuffed acorn squash, the Times has got you covered. Eats News Recipes Top News Vegan Vegetarian

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i heart new york & other half truths. ~ Stacey Ramsower

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” not just physically, but emotionally, spiritually (all the same thing if you ask me, but you haven’t so i’ll save that for another blog). i’ve wound up on many an unfamiliar new york street corner, wide-eyed and soggy-tailed, forced to remember [.].

New York City Declared ‘Most Vegan-Friendly City’

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New York, once known for its strip steak, was declared 2014′s ‘Most Vegan-Friendly City’ by PETA in a special ceremony Read More The post New York City Declared ‘Most Vegan-Friendly City’ appeared first on Ecorazzi. Looks like the Big Apple is returning to its roots.

Manhattan: An Eco-Friendly Element in Times Square

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Garganey in New York

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On Sunday, 5 June, word of Jay McGowan finding a Gargeney at Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge in western New York State hit the listservs. The long ride back to New York City was uneventful but much more upbeat than it was after the Gray Kingbird dip. After all, we now knew the bird was still present. Time went past.

Hooded Crow in Staten Island, New York

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When I first saw the post on the New York State listserv about the Hooded Crow on Staten Island I wasn’t going to twitch it.

Tim Gunn Reveals Anti-Gay Rant by New York Carriage Driver

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Humans of Humanity: Humans of New York Photographer Goes on World Tour. {Photos}

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Missed Connections on the New York City Subway.

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Thousands of New Yorkers on mass transit are all acting privately in a public space. What happens when somebody starts crying?

Governor Andrew Cuomo Ends Shark Fin Trade in New York

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The shark populations of the world have a new hero in New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, who has signed legislation that will end the N.Y.