Vireo.

It is a treat to find young people who are interested in what is happening in the natural world, not the virtual computer world. A couple of days ago...

What has 16 million bricks, the dark red ones from Maine and the remaining lighter pinky-red bricks from Pensacola, Fla., and is 90 miles from...

siskin

Birders have a tough decision, as there are two very important bird-oriented events this weekend; one for least terns and another for the...

tanager

There are many Island birders who have nest boxes of one kind or another. I have eastern bluebird boxes and also American kestrel boxes. It is great...

collared aracari bird

To see a new species of bird is always fun but particularly if it is in a place where you have birded frequently. Flip and I have been traveling...

birds

This stocky penguin-like species is black on its back and white on its throat and belly, is at most nine inches long, has a short stubby bill,...

Warbler

Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary’s annual osprey festival is set for April 4 from 9 to 11 a.m. (with a rain date of April 5) and guess who will be there...

owl

The internet is a great boon to birders. We can share our sightings daily, or if you are really intent, hourly. The net is also a way to keep...

plover

The American oystercatchers and piping plovers are back on Island. These shorebirds are of concern wherever they are due to a combination of evils....

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