Want climate news in your inbox? Sign up here for Climate Fwd:, our email newsletter. WASHINGTON — Each state in America has an official state bird, usually an iconic species that helps define the landscape.
A report released by the National Audubon Society predicts a dire future for North America’s birds if climate change isn't slowed. As they soar through the sky, birds seem blissfully impervious to the
If you want to attract the most common birds to your backyard, there are a few things in your yard that make it an inviting place for your avian guests. By turning your yard into a safe haven and natural
The discovery of a toothed seabird fossil north of Christchurch is forcing scientists to rethink theories of the bird’s evolution. A fossil of a protodontopteryx, believed to have lived 62 million years
Alaska's National Petroleum Reserve, where millions of birds come to nest and raise their young, is now under threat from petroleum development. In late June our floatplane lifted off from Deadhorse, at
Each year, bar-headed geese migrate over the Himalayas from India, at sea level, to the Tibetan highlands in China and Mongolia. This journey includes an elevation change of more than 26,000 feet in eight