Bird Skies - Throughout the autumn and winter months, hundreds of thousands of starlings turn the sky black around the UK. The birds come together in huge clouds, wheeling, turning and swooping in unison. This is know as a 'murmuration'.
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"Tundra Swans in Flight" by Rick Graham: Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge offers the photographer wonderful shooting opportunities throughout the year. As of this photo, there are approximately 3,000 tundra swans migrated from the arctic region.
Migratory birds have made their thousand-mile flights for millennia, but we are just now learning to map their mesmerizing journeys.
Gwen always dreamed of dabbling in the dubious world of ducks.
The Salton Sea in Southern California is a critical stop for migratory birds on the Pacific and Central Flyways. More than 400 species of birds, including 80 percent of the western population of American White Pelicans, one of the largest North American birds, use the system. Birds banded at the Salton Sea and reported to the USGS Bird Banding Laboratory have been recovered throughout North America. The combination of avian biodiversity and importance as a breeding habitat is unsurpassed by…