Searching for a White-backed Woodpecker

10,000 Birds

It requires large stands of mature forest with lots of dead and dying trees, so managed forests are often unattractive to it. White-backed Woodpecker was one of the major target birds of the Bükk Hills portion of the trip to Hungary and though I would probably have preferred seeing what I now believe to be the mythical Black Woodpecker , the White-backed Woodpecker was a nice consolation prize. Trips Europe Hungary Swarovski White-backed Woodpecker woodpeckers

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The Great Bustard Search is On (2)

10,000 Birds

Yet, it takes great logistical effort to organize the census all the way from Germany to Austria, Hungary and Serbia in the same day, to count on numerous volunteers and hope for the best February weather. Now, all that should indicate an adult male – an important find because in some winters we were unable to find a single mature male. I feel that there must be some more good looking girls to attract some boys from Hungary, but I no longer dare to hope.

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What If We Built Our Cities Around Places?

The Green Changemakers

RESIDENTIAL STREETS Budapest, Hungary: Toth Arpad Setany Historical charm and great views make this cozy street one of Budapest's gems. PPS announces its new Great Cities Initiative, which applies the principles of Placemaking to entire cities.

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