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December 19, 2013 by Alessandra Bergamin
This fall’s government shutdown left a two-week gap in Point Blue Conservation Science’s bird monitoring and banding data. But with the counts now in, the second half of October appears to have been a success, with researchers capturing and banding a surprisingly high number of fox sparrows.
December 18, 2013 by Alessandra Bergamin
I’ve started to put out bird seed in my North Oakland backyard and have enjoyed the visitors. What do I need to know about feeding wild birds in my yard?
October 09, 2013 by Alessandra Bergamin
Photographer Steve Zamek, waited at Lloyd Lake in Golden Gate Park for over three hours photographing birds. When he decided it was time to leave, this hooded merganser sprang into action and Zamek snapped this shot.
April 08, 2013 by Terry Knight
We’ve thought about doing a piece on Clear Lake for a long time: It’s a wildlife magnet just over two …