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  Ohio Ornithological Society: Ohio-birds Email List
Discussions of birding sites in Ohio, birding events in or near Ohio, and anything else that relates to wild Ohio birds are all appropriate topics.
Birding on the Net has links to lists like this one across the country, and even around the world.
The Rare Birds of Ohio Collection showcases 28 of our state's rarest bird finds that were documented by the Ohio Bird Records Committee in recent years.
www.ohiobirds.org /publications/emaillist.php   (1584 words)

  Kids.Net.Au - Encyclopedia > List of birds
This page lists orders and families of birds, class Aves.
Nearly all living birds belong to the super order of Neognathaes— or 'new jaws'.
List of birds of Santa Cruz County, California
www.kids.net.au /encyclopedia-wiki/li/List_of_birds   (200 words)

  Ornithology Bird List
This list is cumulative, therefore you will be responsible for all new birds each week, as well as, all birds you learned in the prior weeks.
List of only bird orders, families and characteristics you need to know for quizzes and practicals
List of bird orders, families and characteristics and common names you need to know for quizzes and practicals
www.fw.vt.edu /fisheries/ornithology/Ornithology/birdlist.htm   (304 words)

 The Sea Ranch Association List of Birds
This list of 221 birds is based on the sightings of various individuals including Al Wool and John Arnold over a period of many years.
Arnold, John R., Birds of The Sea Ranch and Adjacent Gualala River - An Annotated Field list, 27 pp.; the unpublished manuscript can be seen at the library section of the Gualala Point Park, Gualala, CA, circa 1976-7.
Parmeter, Birds of Sonoma County, California - An Annotated Checklist and Birding gazetteer, Redwood Region Ornithological Soc., publ.
www.tsra.org /Birds.htm   (221 words)

 Birds: Vocabulary List
Birds which hatch helpless, unfeathered, and with eyes closed.
Birds are divided into some 27 to 30 orders (the exact number depends on the viewpoint of the scientist)
Birds which hatch in advanced state of development, with a covering of feathers, open eyes, and the ability to be active.
www.nhm.org /birds/guide/page050.html   (512 words)

These birds are very beautiful with a nice rose colored chest and neck area with the rest of their body with a pearly or light grey color.
Although these birds enjoy traveling and are readily adaptable to almost everywhere in Australia, during their mating season, they always return to the same place every single year.
These birds have a loud hooting or laughing sound that is used not only for their name, but to keep intruders away from their nests and living areas.
www.personal.psu.edu /students/p/m/pmz107/birds.html   (1388 words)

 List of birds
This page lists orders and families of birds, class Aves.
Nearly all living birds belong to the super order of Neognathaes— or 'new jaws'.
List of birds of Santa Cruz County, California
www.ebroadcast.com.au /lookup/encyclopedia/li/List_of_birds.html   (175 words)

 Victoria East Gippsland Birds
A few unidentified birds that flew off quickly as we turned corners along the trails were presumed to be this species.
One male bird was flashing its tail, walking backwards, and using a funny “toy-toy-toy” call during the “dance”.
However, the bird was calling from across the river and could not be encouraged to come within visual range.
www.nctexasbirds.com /egippsland.htm   (3438 words)

 Birds on the IUCN Red List
The Red List Index for the world’s birds shows that there has been a steady and continuing deterioration in the threat status (relative projected extinction risk) of the world’s birds since 1988, when the first complete global assessment was carried out.
This means that, overall, bird species are continuing to slip closer to extinction, with any conservation successes being outweighed by the number of species deteriorating in status.
Declines have been particularly severe for birds in the Indo-Malayan realm (owing to intensified deforestation in the lowlands of Sumatra and Borneo) and for the world’s albatrosses and petrels (owing to significant mortality as bycatch in commercial longline fisheries).
www.birdlife.org /action/science/species/global_species_programme/red_list.html   (770 words)

 ADW: Aves: Information
Birds are vertebrates with feathers, modified for flight and for active metabolism.
Birds are a monophyletic lineage, evolved once from a common ancestor, and all birds are related through that common origin.
There are a few kinds of birds that don't fly, but their ancestors did, and these birds have secondarily lost the ability to fly.
animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu /chordata/aves.html   (232 words)

 CNN.com - Spot feathered friends at Birdzilla - July 12, 2002
Some people keep a list of birds seen in a day, birds seen in their backyard, or even lists of streets that are named after birds.
Once a rare bird is seen, it's important that information is immediately reported and the location information is exact, thus the bird can be seen by other interested bird watchers.
If a rare bird is spotted, then the birder can report the exact coordinates to Birdzilla, which in turn will provide the exact GPS coordinates to those birders who also use e-mail enabled cell phones and PDAs.
www.cnn.com /2002/TECH/internet/07/12/net.birdzilla   (579 words)

 List of Birds that Live in Houses
Bird houses that we put up can help in maintaining populations of many birds at healthy levels.
A single wooden bird house can have a long life -- ten years is ordinary, and such a house may fledge 50 birds during that time.
It is also gratifying to witness the courtship, nesting and fledging of birds, a crucial part of their life cycle.
www.duncraft.com /List-of-Birds-that-Live-in-Houses-W82C167.aspx   (339 words)

 The Spokesman-Review.com - Audubon list of birds at risk
A list of birds at risk in Washington state, broken down by the severity of threats to their habitat and survival:
Birds of immediate concern: Those with small populations that have shown steep declines over all or part of their ranges, or face rapid habitat loss:
Early warning birds: Considered potentially at risk because of their rarity, downward population trends, limited distribution and limited habitat.
www.spokesmanreview.com /pf.asp?date=050604&ID=s1516995   (91 words)

Single birds en route from Chengdu to Emei Shan, at Bao Guo near Emei Shan, at Jiuzhaigou and en route from Sunpang to Chengdu.
Several birds at Bao Guo near Emei Shan and 5 at Emei Shan.
A single bird en route from Emei Shan to Chengdu.
www.birdtours.co.uk /tripreports/china/china1/CHINA2.htm   (1620 words)

 Birds of the world, Checklists of the birds and birdlists of each country in the World
National birdlists of all the species of birds, of the world; coded for abundance, breeding, migration, wintering, endemic, rare, etc. by country.
BIRDS WORLDWIDE is part of the official webnet NATURE WORLDWIDE of the World Institute for Conservation and Environment, WICE dedicated to nature conservation.
Birds of the world, checklists of birds and the birdlist of the World coded for abundance, breeding, migration, wintering, endemic, rare, etc. by country.
birdlist.org   (174 words)

 Crescent Lake National Wildlife Refuge: Bird List   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Among the colorful songbirds that we enjoy each summer are “neotropical migrants.” These are birds that make a trip during our winter season to the tropical habitats found from southern Mexico to Argentina.
The print on this version is rather small, but the list does fit on two sheets of standard paper, which makes it easy to take into the field with you.
The following list of 279 species of birds observed on the refuge is compiled from records beginning in 1936, with current status determined from records since 1957.
crescentlake.fws.gov /crescentlake/bird_list.html   (321 words)

 Birds Australia List of Australian Birds
Birds Australia has published an official list (Christidis & Boles, 1994) which is available from The Birding Shop, and which is used in Birds Australia publications (but see HANZAB).
The HANZAB list is also available for your convienience, as is the taxonomy used in the Action Plan for Australian Birds.
This list is based on Christidis & Boles (1994), but incorporates suggested changes in taxonomy such as new species accepted by BARC (Birds Australia Rarities Committee).
www.birdsaustralia.com.au /checklist/index.html   (155 words)

 Bird Checklist for Nichols Arboretum - Ann Arbor, Michigan
Nichols Arboretum is probably the single best birding site in Washtenaw County, and it should be on any southeast Michigan birder's list of high-priority birding locations, especially for spring passerine migration.
This birding site and its location are described at the bottom of this document.
The spring migration, in particular, of birds in the Arb has been well studied over the years (Wood 1908; Tinker 1910, 1911; Barrows 1912; Wood and Tinker 1934; Wood 1951; Burrows 1954).
www-personal.umich.edu /~bbowman/birds/se_mich/nichols_arb.html   (1019 words)

 Angel Wings Aviary - Find Your Wings
You will receive a personal link to a web page which will update you on your bird's progress at different stages, until the birds are ready to be shipped.
Once the birds have completed their first molt, we will contact you with the good news.
We ship the birds, once the payment is received and cleared with the bank.
www.freewebs.com /angelwingsaviary/waitinglist.htm   (171 words)

 Farmers helping tree sparrow - The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The birds get through a barrel-full of feed in about a month, spread on the farms by RSPB staff and volunteers, co-ordinated by Jon Reeves from the Ouse Washes nature reserve.
As well as tree sparrows, this supplementary feeding aids the survival of other farmland birds such as yellowhammers and corn buntings, ensuring they are in prime condition for breeding in the spring.
It has declined by some 90 per cent in the last 30 years and is therefore on the 'red list' of birds of conservation concern, but there is some evidence of recent recovery of numbers thanks to projects like this one in the Fens.
www.rspb.org.uk /england/eastanglia/farming/helpintsparrow.asp   (427 words)

 Southeastern Outdoors - Todd's Lifetime Bird List
The following is an alphabetical list of birds I have seen, it is more for my personal use than anything but you are welcome to read it.
I only recently started this list and I am sure there there are many I have forgotten to list and many I never knew for sure what they were.
My oldest daughter has also started Catherine's bird list, and my youngest daughter Chloe's Bird List if you are interested in there as well.
www.southeasternoutdoors.com /wildlife/birds/bird-list-todd.html   (130 words)

 Royal Alberta Museum: Collections and Research: Ornithology: Official List of the Birds of Alberta
This is the Official List of birds known to occur, or to have occurred historically, in the province of Alberta as compiled by the Alberta Bird Record Committee.
The Alberta Bird Record Committee (ABRC) was formed in 1994 to evaluate and classify records of rare birds within the confines of Alberta and to maintain The Official List of the Birds of Alberta.
Previous members of the Committee who contributed to the compilation of this list, including the adjudication of records of bird rarities, are Cleve Wershler (Calgary; 1995), Pat Marklevitz (Edmonton; 1995-1999), Peter Sherrington (Cochrane; 1995-1999), Doug Collister (Calgary; 1996-1999), Terry Thormin (Edmonton; 1995-2001), Bob Carroll (formerly in Fort Saskatchewan; 2001-2002) and Andrew Slater (Calgary; 1995, 1997-2003).
www.royalalbertamuseum.ca /natural/birds/birdlist/intro.htm   (515 words)

 Birds Ireland > Irish list > Introduction
To date, there are 438 species on the main Irish list, excluding those extinct, not fully established or of uncertain origin.
The following list is designed to be an at-a-glance guide to the status of birds in Ireland.
The original version of this checklist was published in 1995, and I would like to thank the IRBC for their comments on the original drafts, most particularly Killian Mullarney and Jim Fitzharris.
www.birdsireland.com /pages/site_pages/features/irish_list/list_start.html   (301 words)

 Pugu Hills - Birds
It is stated in the Bird Watchers Guide "Birds of Dar es Salaam" (Gudrun Wium-Andersen, Fiona Reid) that 470 of the 1,097 or 1,104 bird species (Baker unpublished record) in Tanzania can be found around Dar es Salaam, with Pugu Hills contributing substantially to this number.
One bird specie is even claimed to be endemic to the Pugu Forest but the experts did not fully agree on this.
This noisy bird is hard to miss if a goup of them decides to visit our premises, flying to the tree tops when disturbed.
puguhills.com /forests/conservation/birds.html   (588 words)

 Population, survival and conservation - The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The UK population was estimated at 52,000 breeding pairs for the 1988-91 Breeding Bird Atlas.
Like many other birds of prey, kestrels were persecuted heavily in the late 19th and early 20th century by gamekeepers, even though they rarely take game bird chicks.
The kestrel is included on the Amber List of Birds of Conservation Concern due to the moderate decline of the UK breeding population and its adverse conservation status Europe-wide.
www.rspb.org.uk /birds/guide/k/kestrel/population__survival_and_conservation.asp   (313 words)

 AOU - Check-list of North American Birds
The A.O.U. Check-list of North American Birds is the official source on the taxonomy of birds found in North and Middle America, including adjacent islands.
LIST OF THE 2,041 BIRD SPECIES (WITH SCIENTIFIC AND ENGLISH NAMES) KNOWN FROM THE A.O.U. This list incorporates changes made in the 42nd, 43rd, 44th, 45th, 46th, and 47th Supplements to the Check-list, as published in The Auk 117: 847-858 (2000); 119:897-906 (2002); 120:923-932 (2003); 121:985-995 (2004); 122:1026-1031 (2005); 123:926-936 (2006).
The symbol "*" preceding name indicates a species that is probably misplaced in the current phylogenetic listing but for which data indicating proper placement are not yet available.
www.aou.org /checklist/index.php3   (325 words)

 Forestry Commission - News - birdwatchers listen out for one of britain's least seen birds
Sadly, the bird was found in fewer than half the sites it occupied only two decades before.
The nightjar is one of 26 priority bird species included in the Government-approved Biodiversity Action Plan.
to appear on the 'red list' of birds of conservation concern.
www.forestry.gov.uk /newsrele.nsf/web-allbysubject/E4813F92D4FD606680256EC90050A420   (522 words)

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Birds in Manuel Antonio and Quepos, Costa Rica
A list of birds of Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica.
Birds and Mammals Observed by Lewis and Clark
www.petsuppliesandmore.com /directory/birds/list-of-birds   (261 words)

 Birds of E & SE Asia: Glossary of Species Names in Chinese, Japanese, and Vietnamese
While the initiative in bird naming appears to have passed to the group around Zheng Guangmei, given the importance of Cheng Tso-Hsin's nomenclature, I have decided to include the species names listed in this book on a par with Zheng Guangmei's.
If the bird is found in Viney's list of birds of Hong Kong and South China, the words "incl.
The name found in Lim's list of Singapore birds is shown if this differs from the two other sources.
www.cjvlang.com /Birds   (633 words)

 Introduction to the Aves   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The vertebrate class Aves includes the birds, an extremely distinctive and successful clade, with an estimated 9000 species worldwide, including the snowy owl pictured here.
Although descended from the dinosaurs, birds have evolved remarkable specializations for flight: a unique "one-way" breathing system, light yet strong hollow bones, a skeleton in which many bones are fused or lost, powerful flight muscles, and -- most importantly -- feathers.
Birding on the Web is also an excellent site.
www.ucmp.berkeley.edu /diapsids/birds/birdintro.html   (196 words)

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