The second in a series of weekly rundowns of what’s happening in the world of [tag]birds[/tag], [tag]birding[/tag] and bird blogging.
Dead Swallows Found The sight of birds is a common one along the banks of the Susquehanna River, but not like this.
Wind Turbine Has Switch To Move Clear Of Migrating Birds A unique turbine was lowered from a height of 80 feet to test the ability to bring it down at the drop of a hat should foul weather set in or should the migratory songbirds and nesting seabirds that frequent this 95-acre island run afoul of the whirling blades.
Guano theory in bridge collapse Inspectors searching for the causes of the collapse of a Minnesota bridge this month that killed at least 13 people have identified pigeon droppings as a possible factor.
I And The Bird #56 – “What I Did On My Summer Vacation” is being hosted by Vern over at Big Spring Birds.