While puffins are not yet on the endangered species list, their numbers are rapidly falling. Conservationists are working to find solutions.
Autumn is the best time to see migratory wading birds, so when a Curlew Sandpiper was reported less than half an hour from home it was an opportunity far too tempting to pass up.
Information on all 4 types of puffin, including where to see them and at what time of year puffins come ashore to breed.
Have you seen a Blue Jay lately? The species was abundant in Ohio but may be changing habitats. Interbreeding with other species, they coincidentally remind us of the Hunger Games' Mockingjay.
How do birds mate? Which organs do the male bird use to mate? Do female birds have organs? Birds mate by joining at their cloaca so that the sperm of the male bird can go from his cloaca to the female's. Confused? Here's a quick overview on how birds reproduce, have sex or mate with some amateur...
The female tailorbird is an extraordinary creature. She builds a cradle for a nest by actually sewing leaves together using materials that she gathers from various places, including a spider's silk and plant fibers. She builds the nest in such a manner to hide her young from predators.
Roseate Spoonbill takes flight. Photo by LuisRock Once a year, for about a week, tourists and locals line the highway beside a pond near my Florida home. Why have they stopped? Because they've seen a group of large pink birds with very long bills....
There are a total of 1133 bird species recorded in Kenya. Out of this number, 7 are endemic to Kenya and 6 have been introduced from outside. Only one species is known to have become extinct. In this hub, we shall look at the African Purple Gallinule -Porphyrio alba madagascariensis, and...
A walk through the Waterfowl Park is a trip you won't want to miss. If you are anywhere near the vicinity of Scotland Neck, (about 1.5 hours east of Raleigh, NC), be sure to take a tour. You won't regret it!
The rare scarlet ibis and the white egret in flight are two of the most beautiful views of nature you can find in Florida.