Bird Conservation News

submitted by Cathy Priebe

Purple Gallinule by Dave Priebe

Important topics in the birding world:

March 2016: Rusty Blackbirds are in Trouble!

January 2016: ODNR Helping Restore American Chestnut Trees to Ohio Landscapes

September 2015: Shell Exits Arctic

Spring 2015: Scientific Research on Bluebirds and Other Cavity Nesters from the North American Bluebird Society

August 18, 2014: Emerging Solar Plants Scorch Birds in Mid-air

April 24, 2014: A Coalition of More than 70 Groups asks Interior Secretary Sally Jewell to Develop a National Plan Dealing with Birds and Wind Power Plants

April Press Report on the Mid-Biennium Budget Review (House Bill 490) as annotated by wildlife expert Jim Wiegand

April 11, 2014: Key US Bird Migration Corridor Continues to be Target of Wind Industry

April 4, 2014: Hummingbird evolution soared after they invaded South America 22 million years ago

March 19, 2014: Proposed Lake Erie wind farm now gets Sierra Club's endorsement