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17 Oct 2014

(Salem News)
TODAY: ...
New study shows bird use wing tucks
to handle turbulence ...
(NatGeo News Watch)

VA: Wayward Sandhill Crane found in
Loudoun joins wild flock in Michigan
... (Washington Post)

FL: Sanibel Island in the running
for #1 bird watching spot in the
nation ... (WINK)

CA: Gigi the Pelican lands on the
Golden Gate Bridge and onto the
Silver Screen ... (care2)

UK: New report reveals scale of
declines of UK migratory birds
wintering in Africa ...
(Birdlife International)
NOTE: ... next update to LBH will be
on Monday 10/20/14 ...

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Cornell/Audubon eBird
Project FeederWatch
report Whooping Crane sightings
report tagged TVs [pdf]
report unusual TV sightings
report unusual beaks
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beakspeak's birdcam list
Cornell nest boxes
Dutch Peregrine Workgroup
WBC Wildlife TV
Xcel's birdcams home page
CA: Allen's Hummingbirds
CA: Bella Hummingbird
CA: Channel Is. eagles
CA: Hungry Owl cams
CA: San Diego Zoo condor
CA: San Diego Zoo penguins
CA: San Jose falcons
CA: Starr Ranch owls
CO: Boulder owls
CO: Brush kestrels
CO: Longmont osprey
CO: Platteville eagles
CT: Mystic Aquarium penguins
CT: Travelers tower falcons
DE: Wilmington falcon
FL: Cape Coral webcams
FL: Dunedin ospreys
GA: Berry College eagle
IA: Decorah eagles
IN: Fort Wayne falcons
MD: Black Vulture
MD: Blackwater eagles
MD: Blackwater osprey
MN: Cohasset falcons
MT: Libby Dam eagles
MO: Ameran falcons
MO: Lake of the Ozarks
NC: Holt Lake wood ducks
NE: NGPC kestrel
NE: State Capitol falcons
NE: Omaha falcons
NJ: Jersey City falcons
NY: Cornell Lab Red-tailed Hawk
NY: NYC falcons
NY: Poughkeepsie/Highland falcons
NY: Rochester falcons
OH: Cleveland falcons
OH: Columbus falcons
OK: Sequoyah eagles
PA: Harrisburg falcons
PA: Franklin Institute hawk
PA: Gulf Tower falcons
PA: Pitt. falcons
PA: Wildwood Lake feeder
SC: Hilton Head osprey
UT: Salt Lake City falcons
VA: CCB falcon cams
VA: Richmond eagles
WA: barn owl cam
WV: eagles livestream
WV: NCTC eagles
Antarctic gentoo penguins
AUSTRALIA - Sea Eagles
CANADA - Alberta falcons
CANADA - Etobicoke falcons
CANADA - Manitouwadge feeders
CANADA - Delta eagles
CANADA - Victoria/Sidney eagles
ENGLAND - Wirral's barn owls
ENGLAND - Worcester falcons
FRANCE - Cernay white storks
GERMANY - Heidelberg falcons
HUNGARY - Darány white stork
NETHERLANDS - De Mortel falcons
NETHERLANDS - Electrabel falcons/kestrels
SOUTH GEORGIA - penguins
SPAIN - Bonelli´s Eagle

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Purple Martin Conservation Asso.
The Nature Conservancy

Study shows salt mine pools in
Western Australia's north-west an
important haven for migratory
shorebirds ... (ABC Online)

WY: Rare pictures catch hundreds of
Sage Grouse using wildlife underpass
... (Casper Star-Tribune)
MN: Open-pipe structures killing many
wild birds ... (Bozeman Daily Chronicle)

AK: Paralytic shellfish poisoning
could be 'underreported' cause of
death for marine birds ...
(Alaska Dispatch)

'Inner GPS' of bird brains may be
better than that of humans ...
(Science 2.0)

AZ: Lead poisoning in California
Condors at a 10-year low ... (KNAU)


UK: Airbus files patent to prevent bird strikes with warning sounds ...
(Daily Mail)

more headlines on Page 2 ...

CT: Audubon Center in Greenwich
CT: Hammonasset Beach SP
CT: Lighthouse Point Park
CT: Milford Point
CT: White Memorial CC
DE: Bombay Hook NWR
DE: Delaware Bay
DE: Prime Hook NWR
DE: White Clay Creek SP
GA: Wings Over Georgia
MA: Allens Pond Wildlife Sanctuary
MA: Mount Auburn Cemetery
MA: Parker River NWR
MA: Pleasant Valley WS
MA: Plum Island
MD: Assateague Island NS
MD: Chesapeake and Ohio Canal NHP
MD: Conowingo Dam
MD: Ocean City
NC: Atlantic Ocean
NC: Mattamuskeet NWR
NC: Outer Banks
NC: Pea Island NWR
NH: Mount Washington
NJ: Brigantine Div./Forsythe NWR
NJ: Cape May
NY: Braddock Bay
NY: Derby Hill Bird Observatory
NY: Jamaica Bay NWR
NY: Montezuma NWR
NY: Niagara Falls
OH: Adams Lake SP
OH: Crane Creek
OH: Green Lawn Cem. and Arb.
OH: Headlands Beach SP
OH: Killdeer Plains
OH: Magee Marsh
OH: Ottawa NWR
PA: Conejohela Flats
PA: Hawk Mountain
PA: Middle Creek WMA
PA: Presque Isle State Park
PA: Tinicum (John Heinz NWR)
RI: Block Island NWR
RI: Sachuest Point NWR
SC: Cape Romain NWR
SC: Carolina Sandhills NWR
SC: Huntington Beach SP
VA: Chesapeake Bay Brdg & Tunnel
VA: Chincoteague NWR
VA: Great Falls Park
VA: Kiptopeke SP
VA: Shenandoah National Park
VT: Dead Creek WMA
WV: Cranesville Swamp Preserve
WV: Green Bottom WMA
WV: Monongahela National Forest

Baltimore Bird Club
birding Charleston, SC
Cape May Bird Observatory
Cape May RBA
Friends of Blackwater NWR
Kate St.John's blog
Lancaster Crow Coalition
Mt. Zion Grasslands
New England hummers
South Carolina birding hotspots map
Tom's Plum Island page

NC: Scissor-tailed Flycatcher/10-16 ...
SC: Scissor-tailed Flycatcher/10-16 ...
MD: Clay-colored Sparrow/10-16 ...
MA: Lark Sparrow/10-16 ...
OH: Ross's Goose/10-16 ...
OH: American Avocet/10-16 ...
CT: Blue Grosbeak/10-16 ...
OH: Little Gull/10-16 ...
PA: Laughing Gull/10-16 ...
VA: Red Phalarope/10-16 ...
OH: Threatened Trumpeter Swans
rebounding in Ohio ... after feds
remove invasive Mute Swans ...
(Port Clinton News Herald)

CT: An unusual, non-lethal idea to
deal with Connecticut's pesky Monk
Parakeets ... (WNPR)

NJ: Forsythe Refuge celebrates 75
years of protected land, great views
... (Press of Atlantic City)

NY: MTA cops rescue Red-tailed Hawk
struck by LIRR train ... (New York Post)
NJ: Bird show returns to Cape May
Convention Hall ...
(Cape May County Herald)

NY: Downstate state senator and
animal rights advocate defend Mute
Swans ... (Post-Standard)

MA: Red-tailed Hawk defends its air
space against intruding drone
quadcopter ... (


AZ: Environmentalists threatening to sue feds over lack of protection for tiny Ferruginous Cactus Pygmy-Owl ...
(White Mountain Independent)

PA: PABIRDers see no loons at
Harrisburg's "Lunatic" Hospital ...
but they do find 16 species of
warblers ... (AP/LancasterOnline)

CA: Company drops California solar
power-tower project that can
incinerate birds in the air ...
(AP/Breitbart News)

Winter Finch Forecast 2014-2015 ...

FL: First Key West quail-dove
sighting in South Florida since 2002
... (WLRN)

Weather radar captures flocks of
birds taking off ... (Scientific American)

New tool for measuring birds from
photographs ... (

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