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Flying Lessons: What we're learning from the birds
Flying Lessons: What we're learning from the birds
After two decades of steadily losing ground, the nation's most endangered bird is getting some help that could make a big difference. Here's the encouraging story: https://flyinglessons.us/2020/11/30/help-is-on-the-way-for-the-nations-most-endangered-bird/
Flying Lessons: What we're learning from the birds
Flying Lessons: What we're learning from the birds
Here's a video of the walking and flying prowess of the Sanderling, one of the most impressive travelers you'll find in any part of the animal kingdom: https://youtu.be/IOir-5PC5Qg
Flying Lessons: What we're learning from the birds
The World-Traveling Sanderling - I'll Fly Away
A video featuring the Sanderling, a hyperactive sandpiper found along beaches all over the world. The Sanderling is a tiny bird -- weighing about as much as ...
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Flying Lessons: What we're learning from the birds
Flying Lessons: What we're learning from the birds
This move to weaken the Migratory Bird Treaty Act headed for approval before the end of the year would cause the death of millions of birds, according to the details of this and other reports. The push seems careless and flawed by almost all accounts. https://www.washingtonpost.com/climate-environment/2020/11/27/migratory-bird-treaty-act/
Flying Lessons: What we're learning from the birds
Flying Lessons: What we're learning from the birds
When you have a free moment today, here's a timely piece on the original version of the bird we've built our holiday around. https://flyinglessons.us/2020/11/22/can-the-wild-turkey-survive-thanksgiving-is-the-least-of-its-troubles-2/
Flying Lessons: What we're learning from the birds
Flying Lessons: What we're learning from the birds
How does a tiny sandpiper that weighs about as much as a golf ball fly 6,000 miles twice a year? Researchers are finally getting some clues that may help save the Sanderling. https://flyinglessons.us/2020/11/17/can-we-save-this-globe-trotting-sandpiper-only-if-we-can-unravel-its-secrets/
Flying Lessons: What we're learning from the birds
Flying Lessons: What we're learning from the birds
The Wild Turkey may be the star of the Thanksgiving story, but it doesn't have it easy these day. An update on the famous bird. https://flyinglessons.us/2020/11/22/can-the-wild-turkey-survive-thanksgiving-is-the-least-of-its-troubles-2/

 

 

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