Sat.Aug 03, 2019 - Fri.Aug 09, 2019

The Top 25 Target Birds to Look for in Costa Rica

10,000 Birds

“Target birds” The term can foster excitement but is easily contentious. It would be uber cool to lay eyes on a rare lifer, on species that only seem to live on the pages of a field guide but isn’t that somewhat discriminatory? Aren’t all birds worth watching?

Video on Approaches to Externalities

Environmental Economics

Here's a video that reviews approaches to negative externalities. It is truly a review--students should have some familiarity with the externality story before watching it.

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Recovery: A Future for Wood Turtles

Nature Conservancy - Science

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

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Bread Baked With 5000-Year-Old Yeast

Green Prophet

Physicist and video-game inventor Seamus Blackley enjoys studying Egyptology and baking sourdough bread. That’s not all he does. Recently, he succeeded in physically traveling through time.

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Sulphur-bellied Flycatchers near Tucson

10,000 Birds

South East Arizona is known for some truly amazing birding, and another one of the specialties that this area is known for is the Sulphur-bellied Flycatcher – Myiodynasters luteiventris.

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

10,000 Birds

It’s never too late or too early to buy a children’s book about birds.

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Where highlands meet lowlands

10,000 Birds

I haven’t done much birding during the past few decades in my native United States. But I suspect that it is very difficult there to find a prime site that someone else hasn’t already discovered.

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Where Are You Birding This Second Weekend of August 2019?

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If you’re struggling with horrendous summer heat, a trip to Antarctica might sound good to you. On the other hand, if you’re dealing with the depths of winter’s chill, a trip to Antarctica might sound good.

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Best Bird of the Weekend (First of August 2019)

10,000 Birds

The question is rarely whether someone enjoys an August weekend but rather how much. Share the details! Ivy and I tracked down her first Wilson’s Snipe this weekend. Imagine that… a successful snipe hunt.

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Empty Pied Oystercatcher nests

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An empty Pied Oystercatcher nest should mean that there are now chicks and that the parents have been sitting on a clutch of two eggs for twenty eight days. Sadly this is rarely the case along our coastline here in Broome.

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Collaborative List – July 2019

10,000 Birds

During July, 11 beats birded 11 countries (USA, UK, Australia, Spain, New Zealand, Costa Rica, Japan, UAE, Mexico, China and Saudi Arabia) and submitted 82 checklists. They accounted for 562 species at this sluggish time of year.

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

Nature Conservancy - Science

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

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Surprising Reasons Why Cities Need More Shade

Green Prophet

. Walking outdoors under the summer sun can be a trial. The sun beats down, everyone’s hot and thirsty, and people’s tempers are noticeably shorter.

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Cleaner Environment and Cleaner Home in 7 Easy Steps! (Recycling Infographic)

Green Prophet

The plastic waste crisis is in the news a lot these days. It is estimated that there are over 5 trillion pieces of plastic in the world’s oceans!

Best places to visit in Lisbon

Green Prophet

Lisbon is and has always been a popular holiday destination thanks to its gorgeous architecture, great food, colourful culture and hot weather all year long.

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3 Ways to Talk to Your Spouse About Money When it’s the Last Thing You Want to Do

Green Prophet

. Some things in life are so predictable, that they’re basically a foregone conclusion.

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Things To Know About Dubai

Green Prophet

The Middle East is full of countries to visit, places to see, authentic markets to explore yet few destinations are able to seamlessly blend the old with the new like Dubai.

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How to Create a Movement for Change

Green Prophet

If you believe in yourself, in people and causes, then you must believe in movements because these are three major components of a movement. In its simplest form, a movement is a group of people, small or large, working together for a common cause, be it social, political or cultural.

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Managing Your Stress As A Control Measure For Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Green Prophet

One of the ways of controlling irritable bowel syndrome is by stress management. Being stressed can increase the irritation bouts making the condition much worse.

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