Collaborative List – July 2019

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13 Jul 2019. 05 Jul 2019. 01 Jul 2019. 05 Jul 2019. 04 Jul 2019. 05 Jul 2019. 09 Jul 2019. 13 Jul 2019. 06 Jul 2019. 05 Jul 2019. 01 Jul 2019. 01 Jul 2019. 05 Jul 2019. 26 Jul 2019. 26 Jul 2019.

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Collaborative list – May 2019

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29 May 2019. 29 May 2019. 29 May 2019. 29 May 2019. 28 May 2019. 28 May 2019. 28 May 2019. 28 May 2019. 28 May 2019. 27 May 2019. 25 May 2019. 25 May 2019. 25 May 2019. 23 May 2019. 23 May 2019.

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Collaborative list – April 2019

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01 Jan 2019. 01 Jan 2019. 01 Jan 2019. 01 Jan 2019. 01 Jan 2019. 01 Jan 2019. 01 Jan 2019. 01 Jan 2019. 01 Jan 2019. 01 Jan 2019. 01 Jan 2019. 01 Jan 2019. 01 Jan 2019. 01 Jan 2019. 01 Jan 2019.

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Collaborative List – March 2019

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Whilst the eastern hemisphere still leads the life rankings by 1991 to 1808 , the western hemisphere outbirds by 877 to 705 in the 2019 list and 615 to 385 during March. 03 Jan 2019. 03 Feb 2019. 17 Feb 2019. 08 Feb 2019. 01 Jan 2019. 17 Jan 2019.

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Collaborative List – February 2019

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03 Jan 2019. 03 Feb 2019. 17 Feb 2019. 08 Feb 2019. 01 Jan 2019. 17 Jan 2019. 03 Jan 2019. 17 Jan 2019. 05 Jan 2019. 12 Jan 2019. 23 Feb 2019. 12 Jan 2019. 05 Jan 2019. 01 Jan 2019. 12 Jan 2019.

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Collaborative List – January 2019

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The first sharer of 2019 was Clare who narrowly beat Duncan by 5 hours. 03 Jan 2019. 01 Jan 2019. 17 Jan 2019. 03 Jan 2019. 17 Jan 2019. 05 Jan 2019. 12 Jan 2019. 12 Jan 2019. 05 Jan 2019. 01 Jan 2019. 12 Jan 2019.

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Auto-pilot Conservation in the Era of Trump

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Other than a sweeping public lands package in 2019 , there has been little or no progress on the environment or wildlife protection. But a handful of federal conservation programs have permanent and stable funding mechanisms that allow them to operate regardless of who is in the White House.

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Corporate Branding of Birds for Conservation: A Modest Proposal

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“It’s about conservation. Why shouldn’t you be emotionally invested in conservation, even though you’re literally invested in oil or coal or clearing the boreal forests or digging up rare earth elements or manufacturing single-use plastics?” … The post Corporate Branding of Birds for Conservation: A Modest Proposal appeared first on 10,000 Birds. Birds Bird Renaming Week Conservation humor names

2019 162

Conservation Writing Awards for Cool Green Science

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Ideas Conservation Science Our Nature ReadsThe Outdoor Writers Association of America, now in its 92nd year, is one of the oldest professional communications organizations in North America.

2019 89

Bird Litigation: “Standing” and the California Gnatcatcher

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United States DOI , 2019 U.S. LEXIS 110982, 2019 WL 2870131 (D.D.C. 2019). Conservation Bird Litigation California Gnatcatcher Endangered Species Act USFWS

Aquaculture Could Be Conservation’s Secret Weapon

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Aquaculture has vast potential as a tool for conservation, providing food for people while benefiting the environment. Fish & Fisheries Ecosystem Services Fisheries Restoration TNC Science Valuing Nature

2019 114

The Conservation Story of the Kenya Black Leopard

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The first scientific confirmation of a black leopard in Kenya is a story of conservation, community and coexistence. From the Field Wildlife Camera Traps Conservation Science Mammal Watching

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In Conservation, Sometimes It’s the Small Things that Inspire

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Join Nikolaj Lasbo as he bands American Kestrel chicks in Utah. Birds & Birding From the Field Wildlife Birds Nest Cams Protected Areas

2019 109

Mapping Conservation & History on the Kokoda Track

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In many places, the Kokoda Track is little more than a narrow footpath, the earth beneath packed hard from centuries of footsteps. It started as a simple bush trail, one of thousands criss-crossing Papua New Guinea’s formidable mountains, connecting communities […].

2019 93

50 Fish, 50 States: A Conservation Journey

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states – and to use each adventure to tell a conservation story. A quest to catch 50 fish in 50 U.S. Fish & Fisheries From the Field Fish Traveling Naturalist

2019 81

The Economic Impact of Birding on National Wildlife Refuges: Creating Local Jobs

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The most recent effort was released in June 2019. Duck Stamps help conserve critical avian habitat regardless of who is in the White House. Every few years, the U.S.

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What is a “Nonessential Experimental” California Condor?

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Of course, the California Condor is listed as “endangered” under the Endangered Species Act (ESA) and it has been famously subject to some of the most ambitious conservation efforts (including litigation ) ever undertaken for a bird. The U.S.

50 Fish, 50 States: Trout at 11,000 Feet

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Fish & Fisheries From the Field Wildlife 50 Fish, 50 States Conservation Science Fish Outdoor RecFishing for a (formerly) extinct fish in the Colorado Rockies.

2019 85

Puerto Rico’s Birds after Hurricane Maria

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The 2019 Fajardo CBC is tentatively scheduled for December 15, 2019. # # #. 2019 is the 50th anniversary of the American Birding Association. Birding Conservation CBC Christmas Bird Count Hurricane Irma Hurricane Maria Puerto Rico

Fairy Pitta at Nanhui, Shanghai

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Birding Conservation Fairy Pitta Nanhui pitta ShanghaiSeptember and October are probably the best two months in Shanghai – it is warm but not unbearably hot, and it does not rain much. And of course, it is the autumn migration season, which I like more than the spring one.

2019 168

The Bird Conservation Program You’ve Never Heard Of (And the Birds It Saves)

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The Neotropical Migratory Bird Act has been reauthorized. What birds most need its help? Birds & Birding Birds Migrations

2019 95

A Night With the Platypus Scientist

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From the Field Wildlife Asia Pacific Conservation Science Endangered Species Mammal Watching Urban ConservationTrapping for platypus is akin to searching for a needle in a haystack. A very adorable needle.

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A huge gathering of Galahs

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They numbered in excess of 750 individual birds and that is a conservative estimate. On Monday we went from Broome to Derby. We left home just before 8am when we hoped most of the wallabies had moved away from the highway.

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A Field Guide to The Feral Parrots of the US

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Birds & Birding From the Field Birds Traveling Naturalist Urban Conservation Wildlife“Wait, was that a parrot?” I’m looking out of my hotel room window in downtown Los Angeles, and I swear I just saw a parrot in the palm trees across the highway.

2019 95

Birds of the West Indies by Kirwan, Levesque, Oberle & Sharpe

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Now that I have got your attention, let us move to the new version of the Birds of the West Indies by Kirwan, Levesque, Oberle and Sharpe, published by the Lynx Edicions (2019). Or How a Serbian Suave Playboy Promoted Birding the Caribbean.

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Birds Expected and Unexpected at Calle Jocote, Costa Rica

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Several were calling, my conservative estimate was at least 20 and I suspect there were many more! In January, we moved to a new place at a slightly lower elevation yet still located in the Central Valley rather near the main airport.

Mighty Mustelids: Meet the World’s Most Epic Weasels

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From the Field Wildlife Conservation Science Mammal WatchingFun facts and where to see members of the weasel family, from honey badgers to wolverines to giant otters.

2019 76

Bird Litigation: Is the Golden-cheeked Warbler Still Endangered?

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As to the second argument, on February 6, 2019, the judge granted summary judgment in favor of FWS, finding that FWS adequately considered the information cited in the petition. Conservation Balcones Canyonlands NWR Bird Litigation Endangered Species Act Golden-cheeked Warbler USFWS

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Chinese Crested Tern at Nanhui, Shanghai

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Birding Birds Conservation China critically threatened species Shanghai ternsOn Sunday morning, I was just lazily working on another post for 10,000 Birds – the (probably not much anticipated) part two of the most common birds in Shanghai.

2019 180

Oceanic Birds of The World: A Photo Guide–A Book Review

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and “Conservation.” Princeton University Press, 2019. Are seabirds the last frontier of bird identification? Steve N. Howell and Kirk Zufelt certainly think so.

2019 195

Can Platypus Persist Alongside People?

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From the Field Wildlife Asia Pacific Conservation Science Endangered Species Urban ConservationUnder threat from urban development, can this iconic Australian animal survive alongside us?

2019 84

Are Spiritual Seekers turning Conservative?

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It is difficult to tell how many of these spiritual reactionaries are out there and where their true hearts lie. Enlightened Society Non New-Agey Spirituality elephant magazine Jordan Peterson politics religion Spiritual awakening spiritual reactionaries spirituality trump

2019 83

Wrapping Trees to Find Reptiles

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From the Field Wildlife Asia Pacific Conservation Science Herps RestorationScientists are searching for rare reptiles by wrapping trees with yoga-matt-like foam.

2019 68

Can Cities Replace Wildlands for Pollinators?

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Wildlife Conservation Science Insects & Pollinators Plants Urban ConservationNew research shows that green space in cities could provide vital habitat for pollinators.

2019 104

Radio Tracking a Rare Crayfish

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From the Field Wildlife Conservation Science Endangered SpeciesThe Guyandotte crayfish was thought to be extinct. But it’s back.

2019 79

Trees in the US Annually Prevent 1,200 Deaths During Heat Waves

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Climate Change Climate Forests Health & Nature Natural Climate Solutions Urban ConservationHigh temperatures are often the greatest weather-related public health threat. Trees can help.

2019 113

How to Help Cerulean Warblers, Other Migrant Species, and Resident Birds in Costa Rica

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In 2019, this event will help with conservation efforts in the Las Brisas Reserve and thus work at improving vital and increasingly scarce habitat for the Cerulean Warbler and many other species. In the birding world, May is the beautiful time.

Recovery: A Future for Wood Turtles

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From the Field Wildlife Conservation Science HerpsWood turtles face a host of threats, including public recreational access. But there’s hope.

2019 89

Recent Changes to the Costa Rica Bird List

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Recognition of species status makes it more likely to make working conservation plans for this towhee before it quietly fades away forever. Some birders are more learners than listers, others more photographers than birders.

Bird of Prey: The Story of the Rarest Eagle on Earth – A Film Review

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Recently released for streaming after a year of film festival showings, Bird of Prey’s creators want to ignite support for conservation measures that will stem the decline of the Philippine Eagle, one of the few raptors on the IUCN Critically Endangered list.¹

2019 219

Birds of Ecuador by Juan Freile & Robin Restall

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Juan Freile is a well-known Ecuadorian ornithologist involved in local bird conservation over the last 20 years and has published more than 80 bird-related papers and books. Helm Field Guides, Paperback – May 2018.

One Man’s Quest to See the World’s Mammals

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From the Field Wildlife Conservation Science Mammal Watching Outdoor RecJon Hall is on a quest to see the world’s mammals, from snow leopards to pocket gophers.

2019 84

The Howling: Why You’re Hearing Coyotes This Month

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Wildlife Urban ConservationStep outside tonight and you may hear a lot of howling. Here’s why.

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