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Bird Behavior - Caracara Head Throw
I'm very excited to offer this poster based on one of my best-selling cardinal photos. I've also made this the least expensive print ever to make it more accessible. A portion of the proceeds goes to bird conservation. Details at scottbourne.photos.
I made this image using my Get Olympus camera at Bosque del Apache one morning when there was just a big of fog filtering the golden sun. Lots of snow geese and Ross's geese.
This is an Eurasian Eagle Owl (Bubo bubo). It is an apex predator and thought to be the largest owl in the world.
According to a disheartening study published recently in the Journal Science, bird populations in North America have suffered a net loss of three billion birds since 1970. That is a simply staggering number. To add to the bad news, radar networks reveal steep declines in biomass (passage of migrating birds) over the last 10 years.…
At first glance, Pyrrhuloxia (Cardinalis sinuatus) may be mistaken for northern cardinal. And while it is of the order Passeriformes and the family Cardinalidae, it is indeed a different species.
Thanks for listening to the 21st episode of the Avian Beauty podcast. Today I have some news. I have listened to the feedback I am getting from listeners and the majority of you want a longer show. Those who I polled overwhelmingly want me to bring on guests as well. This involves a lot more planning and logistical consideration as well as longer recording and edit times, so I am going to a once per month schedule. Beginning the second week of October, I'll start publishing one episode per month.
This is a bald eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus) fishing in the Cook Inlet of Alaska.