Bird Families of the World by Winkler, Billerman and Lovette

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It seems to me that Lynx Edicions must know Vedran, too, and it was with him in mind that their authors, David W Winkler, Shawn M Billerman and Irby J Lovette, chose the “Bird Families of the World: A Guide to the Spectacular Diversity of Birds” as the full title of their new edition.

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Breed Information — Gardner Lane Puppies

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Cavapoos, Whoodles, and AKC Moyen sized Poodles for your family

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Best Bird of the Weekend (Fourth of October 2020)

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But his Best Bird of the Weekend was one he saw with his family on a visit to Jamaica Bay on Saturday evening. The post Best Bird of the Weekend (Fourth of October 2020) appeared first on 10,000 Birds. October is when rumors of the next season become harder to deny.

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Nanhui, Shanghai in early spring 2020

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There are even some warblers that look a bit less anonymous than the majority of the family. The post Nanhui, Shanghai in early spring 2020 appeared first on 10,000 Birds.

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Our Best Birds of 2020

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2020 will be remembered as a year that we’d like to forget. Our 2020 year list stands at 324 for Victoria and the north of Western Australia combined, so we are more than happy with that under current circumstances. I’ll certainly drink to the end of 2020!

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The first Pied Oystercatcher chick of 2020

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The eggs usually hatch out quite close together and then the family can all move away from the nest site. There are dangers around the nest site and the sooner they could move the family away from the exposed nest site the better.

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Tawny Frogmouth family at Cygnet Park-Broome

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There has been a family of Tawny Frogmouths at our local supermarket car-park in other years. I left the family of Tawny Frogmouths to sleep during the day and they will be out after dark feeding. The post Tawny Frogmouth family at Cygnet Park-Broome appeared first on 10,000 Birds.

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Best Bird of the Weekend (First of September 2020)

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Corey got his Best Bird of the Weekend early this weekend as while he and his family were making their way home from a week-long vacation in Cape Cod on Friday a Black-throated Gray Warbler was found in Queens at Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge.

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Best Bird of the Weekend (Last of June 2020)

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However, my best birds showed up much closer to home in the form of a chattering House Wren family which apparently displaced my usual Carolina Wren. The post Best Bird of the Weekend (Last of June 2020) appeared first on 10,000 Birds.

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A.A. Badenhorst Family Wines ? The Curator White Blend (2016)

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Badenhorst Family Wines. Badenhorst Family Wines – The Curator White Blend (2016) appeared first on 10,000 Birds. This week’s wine is a very easy-drinking white blend from the South African winery A.A.

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Best Bird of the Weekend (Third of March 2020)

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You may have experienced one of the weirdest weekends of your life, what with all bars and restaurants closed and people maintaining a healthy distance from even close friends and family. The post Best Bird of the Weekend (Third of March 2020) appeared first on 10,000 Birds.

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Best Bird of the Weekend (First of April 2020)

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But it was during an outing to Rockaway Beach with his family on Sunday afternoon that he saw his Best Bird of the Weekend, his first Piping Plover of the year. The post Best Bird of the Weekend (First of April 2020) appeared first on 10,000 Birds.

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Best Bird of the Weekend (Last of March 2020)

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However, my whole family did take time to appreciate the understated beauty of Mourning Doves. The post Best Bird of the Weekend (Last of March 2020) appeared first on 10,000 Birds. We all have a lot on our minds these days.

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Best Bird of the Weekend (Fourth of February 2020)

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At least I didn’t have to travel far for great birds; my whole family thrilled to the sight of an adult Sharp-shinned Hawk chowing down on an unspecified rodent in our yard. The post Best Bird of the Weekend (Fourth of February 2020) appeared first on 10,000 Birds.

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Best Bird of the Weekend (Fourth of May 2020)

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Those of us in the United States are celebrating Memorial Day Weekend, normally a time to gather with friends and family for barbecues, beach outings, and other fun group activities. The post Best Bird of the Weekend (Fourth of May 2020) appeared first on 10,000 Birds.

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Where Are You Birding This Fourth Weekend of February 2020?

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Corey and his family, fresh off a victorious tour of Jamaica, will be expanding their circuit to the New York Capitol Region this weekend. The post Where Are You Birding This Fourth Weekend of February 2020?

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Emiliana Natura Rosé (2020)

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When I first spotted the label of this week’s wine in my local shop, I took one look at the songbirds on it and rightfully assumed this 2020 Emiliana Natura Rosé was from some European winery. Emiliana Natura Rosé (2020).

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Sasol Birds of Southern Africa, 5th edition

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Now, I am holding the 5th edition (2020) in my hands – what has changed in the meantime, especially in the 9 years since the 4th edition? Beside the paperback, the Sasol app has also been updated in 2020 and is a massive improvement on the previous edition.

Around the World For Penguins: A Penguin Fan’s Book Review

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But, unlike most books focused on a bird family, this one is organized geographically. A scientific analysis of the bird family was written by Lloyd S. Netherlands: Oliver Plantema, 2020. Penguins! Penguins here! <pause> <pause> Do I have your attention now?

Two James Spirits: Doctor Bird Jamaica Rum

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Aïthurus polytmus , a family of Red-billed Streamerbirds depicted in a print dated between 1820 and 1860 from the Special Collections of the University of Amsterdam.

The Devil Made Me Do It

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This plant is in the same family as the classic Ocotillo of the American Southwest. Since I am an evangelical pastor down here in Mexico, I always feel a bit odd when I give visiting birders their first encounter with Lucifer.

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What It’s Like to Be a Bird: A Review of the New Sibley Book

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copyright @2020 by David A llen Sibley. copyright @2020 by David A llen Sibley. copyright @2020 by David A llen Sibley. copyright @2020 by David A llen Sibley. Do they have families too and do they take care of them? ” copyright @2020 by David A llen Sibley.

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Fully fledged Pied Oystercatcher chick

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On a rising tide the Pied Oystercatcher family soon found a good position to watch and wait until the reef was exposed once again. Pied Oystercatcher family at roost. The Pied Oystercatcher family will remain together for some time yet.

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¡Cuerporruín!

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The best laid plans… Last week, I had hoped to get permission to get onto the campus of one or Morelia’s many universities, to look for a family of Wood Ducks that apparently have arrived to spend the winter in its unusual habitat of marshy forest.

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Peterson Field Guide to Birds of Western North America & Peterson Field Guide to Birds of Eastern and Central North America: A Field Guide Review

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Didn’t every household have a copy of a Peterson Field Guide on the shelf, maybe a third or fourth edition that family members grew up with, which they could quickly consult to see the arrow pointing to that belly band? Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, September 2020.

Peeps and Plovers on Cuitzeo Beaches

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For a few years now, every time they visit their family here, he or they go with me to bird my favorite sites. I’m not sure what they think of 2020’s low water levels, but they looked happy!

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Eighty Mile Beach Pied Oystercatchers

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Here are some of the photos I took of the families of Pied Oystercatchers. Eighty Mile Beach is located between Broome and Port Hedland and is a remote coastline. It is the longest uninterrupted beach in Western Australia and is 220 kilometres long.

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Third Cable Beach Pied Oystercatcher nest to hatch

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The header photo above shows where the family rested shortly after the two chicks left the nest on Tuesday. The following day we returned to see if the family of Pied Oystercatchers had moved away from the nest site yet. The family of Pied Oystercatcher tracks.

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eBird and Urban Planning: City Green Spaces

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” Landscape and Urban Planning 196 (2020): 10374. Birders who submit their checklists to eBird likely know that their data may be used to conduct research on avian migration, range, or population. But eBird data is not just for ecologists and ornithologists.

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Birding Beljarica in August

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A family of Eurasian Sparrowhawks showed well on several occasions, than there was one Black Kite , and up to five White-tailed Eagles at once. Last month, I birded my favourite local patch, Beljarica – the best eBird hotspot in Belgrade city and the 3rd best in Serbia – four times.

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Nanhui, Shanghai in late autumn

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While Long-tailed Shrikes are the second hand car dealers of the Nanhui bird world, some of the other members of the shrike family are a bit more subtle. Male and female Japanese Thrush , rather elegant members of the family.

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Hornbills of Yunnan

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Visiting the family. China is not that well-known for its hornbills, but in Yunnan province, on the border to Myanmar, some species can be found.

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Classy, Elegant Bird Art from Costa Rica

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A locally owned company started by Birding Experiences founder and guide Diego Quesada (with whom I have watched Buff-breasted Sandpipers among other birds), CaraCara offers poster art of bird families that occur in Costa Rica.

Some of America?s Avian Treasures

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Trogons and quetzals are an ancient, colorful bird family that occurs in forests and other wooded habitats from the American tropics to Africa to Southeast Asia. North America is home to many amazing bird species, including several which require a special effort to see and appreciate.

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Sampling Manakins

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What this translates to is an array of bird families that are very similar to that on the mainland – motmots, toucans, jacamars, and antpittas to name a few – but each family is limited to one or two representatives.

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Unflappable by Suzie Gilbert–An Author Interview

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I come from a family where the worse the situation, the faster and more furiously the wisecracks fly, so I suppose I’m hardwired to look for humor. And don’t forget, I’m the one coming out of solitude and ready to rejoin humanity in March of 2020.

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“It’s a good life”: Donald Kroodsma’s Birdsong

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The “ Explores” are only part of the book, and there is much else of value in it, even for the reader who cannot quit his job, sell all his worldly possessions, leave his home and family, and take to the byroads armed only with a parabolic microphone. 27, March 10, 2020.

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The Bird Way: A Book Review

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Superb Lyrebird by John Burgoyne ©2020 . One good thing about birding during a pandemic–the forced restrictions on place and time translate into more time to observe what birds do.

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Kenyan LBJ’s (The Sequel)!

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We saw several species of this challenging family, after some time I managed to graduate with the ability to classify them as “streaked” or “unstreaked” When it came down to the actual species, however, I left it to the expert!

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When Birds Are Near: Dispatches From Contemporary Writers

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Press, 2020, 304p. There are owls in New York City. Big owls: Barred Owls on Riverside Drive and down the path from Harlem Meer, a Great Horned Owl in Central Park’s Ramble.

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A Growing List of Hummingbirds

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They are one of the most famous families of birds, and for good reason. Most of us are already familiar with hummingbirds, whether in the flesh or in glorious, birdy dreams of lush tropical rainforests.

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Grateful for My Yard Birds

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And yet, I miss my family and friends, and grieve for those around the world who are not as lucky as I have been. It had been a long day. My four-month-old – having received his vaccinations the day before – promptly developed a temperature.

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Mammals of South Asia (Lynx Edicions)

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Despite depicting 540 species/56 families, it is a lightweight book of 173 pages, easy to pack and carry. kg ISBN 978-84-16728-27-5 Published in June 2020 Published by Lynx Edicions – Lynx Illustrated Checklists Collection.