This is part 4 of a 5 part hands-on unit on zoology. Create an egg model, make edible nests, test out various types of beaks, compare bird bones with mammal bones, examine various feathers, dissect a gizzard, sing a...
Most of us remember the Roadrunner, Wile E. Coyote cartoons. Now learn some interesting and true facts and information on the real roadrunner bird, (Geococcyx californianus).
The Mourning Dove, with its soft, gentle coo, is a favorite bird of many people. Here is some identifying traits and general information about them.
Houston and other cities across North America have become hosts to colonies of free-ranging peafowl over the years. They are considered domestics, but may carve out a place as a recognized wild bird.
Of all the birds east of the Rockies, Northern Blue Jays and Cardinals would be the most easily recognized. The Blue Jay is big, noisy and aggressive, but also colorful and animated making it a backyard favorite.
The best birding field guides are now available as apps for your Kindle Fire, smartphone or iPad. Exciting features include bird calls and hundreds of color photographs.
That Mexican Eagle you see flying about Texas is not actually an eagle. Read about this unique bird and its life.
The Canada Goose is one of the best recognized geese in North America. Read about this goose, its kin, bad press and its future with humans competing for space in the skies.
The best-traveled path in Venezuela's Canaima National Park has plenty of birds for anyone traveling to the legendary Angel Falls.
The Red Winged Black Bird looks harmless but looks can be deceiving! They are attacking city workers and pedestrians walking down Michigan Avenue in Chicago.