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Birds -- Migration

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Maps (5)
Monitoring (6)
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View Resource Smithsonian Migratory Bird Center

Devoted entirely to issues related to migratory birds, this site provides broad and accessable information on the millions of songbirds that breed in the U.S. and Canada and spend the winter in Latin America and the Caribbean. John Sterling maintains this site which contains seven fact sheets that discuss the relationship between migratory birds and coffee, insect consumption, the importance of...

https://nationalzoo.si.edu/migratory-birds
View Resource Journey North: A Global Study of Wildlife Migration

Journey North, an Annenberg Media "Learner Online" science education program, uses the Internet to track migration and signs of spring. Each year, students and teachers across North America go online (beginning on Groundhog's Day), to share their observations of the changing seasons. Targeting K-12 and high school students, the colorful homepage offers several interactive features -- from student...

https://journeynorth.org/
View Resource The North American Bird Banding Program: Bird Banding Laboratory

This Web site from the US Geological Survey, Patuxent Wildlife Research Center Bird Banding Laboratory provides a variety of information on bird banding in North America. Data gathered from banded birds "increases our knowledge and understanding of birds and their habitats and assists us in their management and conservation." This Web site serves a broad audience including permitted banders,...

https://www.usgs.gov/centers/pwrc/science/bird-banding-labor...
View Resource Fatal Light Awareness Program

This Toronto based organization was formed to raise awareness about the problems that windows and lighted structures cause for migrating birds. Focusing on tall buildings in urban areas, this Web site provides yet another reason to turn the lights off when not in use. By visiting the BFB Monitoring section, users can view a number of buildings that have been monitored for their nighttime light...

http://www.flap.org/
View Resource Mourning Dove Population Status

The US Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS)'s Office of Migratory Bird Management offers this annual migratory bird population status report for mourning doves and woodcock. The report is presented in scientific format (introduction, methods, results, and discussion) and include the full text and figures.

https://www.fws.gov/migratorybirds/pdf/surveys-and-data/Popu...
View Resource Bird Migration

The first Web site (1) from Sony Picture Classics presents the official home page for "Winged Migration," the new, Academy-award nominated documentary from director Jacques Perrin that follows the epic migrations of birds worldwide using innovative techniques to capture amazing migration footage. Visitors to this site will find a trailer for the film, bird watching Web links, production notes,...

https://scout.wisc.edu/report/nsdl/ls/2003/0404
View Resource Migratory Pollinators Program Spring 2003 Update

The Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum presents this update on the Museum's Migratory Pollinators Program, which focuses primarily on part of the nectar corridor extending from south-central Mexico to central Arizona. The report, which covers program-related research, is nicely presented and a pleasure to read. Anyone with even a passing interest in plant-pollinator interactions should find this site...

http://www.desertmuseum.org/pollination/
View Resource American Woodcock Population Status

The US Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS)'s Office of Migratory Bird Management offers this annual migratory bird population status report for mourning doves and woodcock. The report is presented in scientific format (introduction, methods, results, and discussion) and include the full text and figures.

https://www.fws.gov/migratorybirds/pdf/surveys-and-data/Popu...
View Resource Whooping Crane Eastern Partnership: Whooping Crane

This thorough educational website was developed through a partnership of Annenberg/CPB, Journey North, and the Whooping Crane Eastern Partnership. This coalition of non-profit organizations, government agencies, and individuals are "joining forces to bring a migratory flock of whooping cranes back to eastern North America." This site connects to an extensive selection of lessons, activities and...

https://journeynorth.org/fall2003/crane/index.html
View Resource Bird Migration

The songs of spring are in the air, as northbound birds grace the skies. The following websites cover various aspects of the amazing and ancient phenomenon of bird migration. Hosted by the U.S. Geological Survey Northern Prairie Wildlife Research Center, the (1) first site is an online publication from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service on the Migration of Birds. This publication provides an...

https://scout.wisc.edu/report/nsdl/ls/2004/0319
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