Friday, January 5, 2018

Golden Eagles


Ph. by Michael Gabler - Wikimedia Commons


Read a collection of Golden Eagle information;

Eastern Golden Eagle Working Group

http://www.egewg.org/

Golden Eagle satellite tracking

http://www.raptorview.org/golden-eagle-satellite-tracking.html
 
Wintering Golden Eagles in Wisconsin - National Eagle Center info:

https://www.nationaleaglecenter.org/golden-eagle-project/golden-eagle-tracking/


Migratory patterns of eastern Golden Eagle population revealed


https://phys.org/news/2015-08-migratory-patterns-eastern-golden-eagle.html

Friday, December 15, 2017

the work of the Wisconsin Bird Conservation Initiative's Issues Committee

Acquainting you with the work of the Wisconsin Bird Conservation Initiative's Issues Committee:

http://www.wisconsinbirds.org/issues/

We're always looking for serious new members! 

 

Monday, December 4, 2017

Migratory Birds section of USFWS's Midwest Region

Learn about the work of the Migratory Birds section of USFWS's Midwest Region, by going to their website: https://www.fws.gov/birds/index.php
and Monitoring and Research activities at this link:
https://www.fws.gov/midwest/midwestbird/monitoring.html

The Midwest Coordinated Bird Monitoring Partnership is undergoing changes - see the transition from  http://midwestbirdmonitoring.ning.com/ to a new web presence in the coming months.

Friday, November 10, 2017

recent research on pesticide effects on birds

Learn about recent findings on the effect of some pesticides on birds. 

'On life support:' Research shows common pesticides starve, disorient birds


http://nationalpost.com/pmn/news-pmn/canada-news-pmn/common-pesticides-starve-disorient-birds-with-just-a-few-seeds-research

Ph fr Wikimedia Commons - Nigel Makura

Thursday, November 9, 2017

study for winter

Get ready for utilizing these resources for next year:

Radar and birds: Paul Hurtado's Radar Page
http://www.pauljhurtado.com/US_Composite_Radar/

Friday, October 20, 2017

insect declines and their effects


A new paper on insect declines has sparked worldwide interest:

More than 75 percent decline over 27 years in total flying insect biomass in protected areas

 http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0185809

 And more than that, how it influences bird populations, and why we're interested: https://wglbbo.org/aerial-insectivores

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