The first Pied Oystercatcher chicks of 2019

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Returning with damp feathers also helps to keep the young birds cool on hot days. The post The first Pied Oystercatcher chicks of 2019 appeared first on 10,000 Birds. This year marks the twentieth year that we have observed Pied Oystercatchers nesting along Cable Beach.

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Best Bird of the Weekend (First of June 2019)

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Did that help or hinder your efforts to see superior birds this weekend? The post Best Bird of the Weekend (First of June 2019) appeared first on 10,000 Birds. Days in the Northern Hemisphere are getting longer.

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Best Bird of the Weekend (Third of April 2019)

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Easter weekend means many things to many people, but most of us with school-age children in the United States can’t help but link this floating holiday with travel, seeing as how so many K-12 schools use the weekend anchor their Spring Break.

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Best Bird of the Weekend (Second of June 2019)

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With a foundation this firm, you can’t help but have a great weekend, right? The post Best Bird of the Weekend (Second of June 2019) appeared first on 10,000 Birds. Mid-June may be the most perfect time of year, offering maximum nice weather with minimal catastrophic natural events. Even the birding is decent. My daughter was in the mood to see Indigo Buntings , so she accompanied me on my annual visit to Rush Oak Openings.

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Best Bird of the Weekend (Second of February 2019)

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While I can’t Marie Kondo your busy schedule, I’d like to help reconnect you to those birding moments that spark joy. The post Best Bird of the Weekend (Second of February 2019) appeared first on 10,000 Birds. Ever feel like you’re not birding enough?

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

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How You Can Help. 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.

Where Are You Birding This Third Weekend of March 2019?

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This phenological fluency also helps us recognize signs of a changing season. The post Where Are You Birding This Third Weekend of March 2019? Most birders show reasonable to remarkable understanding of phenology. Our attunement to periodic plant and animal life cycle events explains why we anticipate migration with the eagerness of schoolchildren waiting for the final bell. For example, we all have birds we associate with the beginning of spring.

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Should I Get Solar Panels Now in 2019 or Wait?

Greentumble

Here are 4 reasons why you should switch to solar in 2019. The ITC has been valuable not only for reducing the total cost of a solar project, but also for helping to catalyze financial and businesses model innovations that have increased access to solar.

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The First Bird Tracking Station Is Up and Running in Costa Rica

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With all of that bird movement going on, one can’t help but wonder where and how often they stop. Bird migration! In October, it’s what’s happening in Costa Rica.

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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How President Herbert Hoover Helped Save the Koala

Nature Conservancy - Science

Koalas were almost hunted to extinction last century, until American President Herbert Hoover helped put a stop to the trade. Wildlife Asia Pacific Endangered Species Natural History

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Can CBD Gummies Help With Sleep?

Green Prophet

CBD helps with sleep. Can they help you sleep? With so many CBD products coming about with the rising market, it can be difficult to sift through all of the information and get to the bare truth; whether or not CBD is actually helpful or not. Gummies are one way to self-medicate.

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"EPA is soliciting comment on issues related to water quality trading" @willwheels

Environmental Economics

And the end:  The EPA is considering modifying or clarifying existing EPA policy and guidance on water quality trading to remove unnecessary barriers and better support market-based mechanisms, including water quality trading, consistent with the 2019 Memorandum.

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Greg Mankiw: I am no longer a Republican @whitehouseCEA

Environmental Economics

I intend to help them choose the former. CEA (@WhiteHouseCEA) October 28, 2019. Greg Mankiw (former chair of the Council of Economic Advisors): I just came back from city hall, where I switched my voter registration from Republican to unenrolled (aka independent).

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London College of Garden Design to sponsor planting design competition

Green (Living) Review

This is the second year that the College has sponsored the Countryside Borders Competition which aims to help budding new garden designers and experts to show what they can achieve with plants.

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The indistinguishable Empidonax Flycatchers

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help to distinguish it from the otherwise identical Pine Flycatcher. Least Flycatcher: that really big head actually helps with identification. Warning: Any and all flycatchers shown in this post may be misidentified. Cut me some slack.

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2019 Eclipses: Astrology and Predictions. By Debra Silverman

Elephant Journal

Before we get to how Astrology can help in your life, let’s look at how Astrology […]. Astrology predicts—or so they say. Prediction is only one of Astrology’s functions.

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Homage to Catalonia

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The sky is grey, the wind cold and I put my fleece on – which doesn’t help much if you drive with widows down, trying to hear birds.

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How Can You Help Prevent and Control Soil Erosion?

Greentumble

Organic material is also a vital part of healthy soil structure—encouraging the formation of aggregates that bind particles together and support porosity—factors that help prevent soil degradation by erosion [5]. How can you help prevent and control soil erosion?

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A quick comment about opt-in panels

Environmental Economics

I hope my answers arent used to help anyone. Here is a comment I received on a referendum repeated contingent valuation (aka, discrete choice experiment) survey: I seriously dont think this is a realistic way to make decisions regarding such a complex situation.

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There’s a Plague in Our Oceans. Can Ecosystem Services Help?

Nature Conservancy - Science

Big disease outbreaks are making our ocean biota sick, from corals with spots and halos to starfish melting away. Climate Change Fish & Fisheries Wildlife Disease & Parasites Ecosystem Services Oceans Our Nature Reads

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

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And, it helps if you don’t get seasick. All of which is to say that there are a number of obstacles, both scientific and pragmatic, to seabird identification, and there are very few guides around to help us. Princeton University Press, 2019.

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Freckled Ducks and field guides

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Birds do not follow field guides and they are purely written to help us identify which bird species we are most likely to observe at certain locations. Anybody that has spent some time birding and using field guides will soon realise that the field guides are written for humans.

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Sixth Annual Queens County Bird Club Big Sit An Amazing Success!

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The added eyes and ears were extremely helpful as the winds weren’t strong enough to drive a massive morning flight so we had to work for many of the birds we added.

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Rename All Birds Named After White People

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But maybe it’ll help us remember that birds exist in relation to us, remember how their histories are our histories, and remember the ongoing histories of dispossession and violence which underlie even seemingly innocent activities like watching birds.

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Mike And Corey Are Going To Uganda!

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” That helped, right?). This coming Thursday both Mike and I will be jetting our way to a continent neither of us have ever visited. Yes, we’ll be heading to Africa, more specifically the “Pearl of Africa,” Uganda.

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Gadgets Under £50 To Help You Achieve A Greener Home

Green Prophet

But what about gadgets to help your household develop an eco-friendlier lifestyle? Though some of these gadgets can be expensive, we have compiled a list of affordable gadgets under £50 that will help you to reduce your carbon footprint over time.

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Bird Books for Children: From Colors & Shapes to Discovering Central Park

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I’m not going to spoil the rest of the story, let’s just say that this is Ruby’s spark bird, and it’s clear that Eva has helped Ruby find a focus for her energy and intelligence. Cornell Lab Publishing Group, Wundermill Books, March 2019.

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How geography summer schools help children understand the importance of saving environment

Green Prophet

In this article, we’ve shared some facts that tell us how geography summer school can help children understand the importance of saving the environment. The geography summer schools help teach students the various stuff that they need to know about the world.

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Foreign Languages on a Birding Trip

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They understood each other perfectly (okay, the tsipouro may have helped a bit). Don’t you hate it when you cannot communicate while birding overseas?

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Kings County Brewers Collective: Safe Flight IPA

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Some days just turn out really well. On one gray, drizzly morning this week, I set out to bird my local patch in Albany, New York, and found 56 species in a few hours of aimless, unhurried traipsing.

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Zero Gravity Brewing Company: Bobolink Saison

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It’s true that grassland bird conservation can often seem at odds with farming and it doesn’t help that some birds are viewed as agricultural pests.

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4 Travel Hacks That Can Help You Save Money in 2019

Elephant Journal

It can be crucial when you plan to save money along with travelling. These two are more or less like oil and water that simply cannot stand each other. But there are ways to make travels cheaper. However, as mere humans, we have needs and wants even if they may be something we can leave […].

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Can Drones Help Stop the Spread of Kenya’s Invasive Cactus?

Nature Conservancy - Science

Some call it a green hell. Can Kenya’s invasive cactus be stopped? From the Field Nature Tech Invasive Species Robots, Drones & Infrared TNC Science

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Become a wildlife guardian this autumn

Green (Living) Review

But the colder nights and bitter winds mean garden birds will struggle for food and shelter - and the RSPB is appealing to people to help our garden birds survive the winter.

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Fairy Pitta at Nanhui, Shanghai

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The Fairy Pitta is classified as Vulnerable – being a migrant bird in China does not help. September and October are probably the best two months in Shanghai – it is warm but not unbearably hot, and it does not rain much.

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Grand River Brewery: 313 Polish Lager

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I especially loved its cool, consonant-heavy name – and being privy to its proper pronunciation thanks to my Polish-speaking friends certain helped.*

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The Joy of One-eyed Birding

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My photos are just to help with IDs, and the good ones are always the product of dumb luck. I’m happy to say, last year 98 people submitted checklists here, and it looks like 2019 will be the year we finally pass the 100 mark. I confess, this post has a trick title.

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A Field Guide to Commonly Misidentified Snakes

Nature Conservancy - Science

Snake expert and biologist David Steen helps you determine what that snake is. Spoiler: It’s not always a copperhead or cottonmouth. Wildlife Herps Traveling Naturalist

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Recent Changes to the Costa Rica Bird List

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To help clear up the confusion, this is a brief summary of recent changes to the official Costa Rica list. Some birders are more learners than listers, others more photographers than birders.

Green Business Ideas to You Help You Reduce Your Carbon Footprints

Green Prophet

In this post, we shall look at some of the green business ideas that can help in reducing the carbon footprints. The great thing about doing businesses online is that you will be helping in reducing carbon footprints to quite an extent.

Birds of the West: An Artist’s Guide–A Book Review

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2019). Skipstone, 2019. I first encountered Molly Hashimoto’s bird art in California. Her lively block prints adorn calendars, note cards, puzzles, and children’s books, very much in the popular tradition of beloved minimalist Charley Harper.

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