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Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge - Birding and Wild Birds - About.com
Review of birding at Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge near Brigham City in northern Utah. Gives tips for visiting birders and examples of bird species likely to be ...
What Is the Migratory Bird Treaty Act of 1918? - Birding and Wild Birds
The Migratory Bird Treaty Act was implemented in 1918 and to this day is one of the most comprehensive pieces of United States legislation designed to protect ...
James V. Hansen Wildlife Education Center at Bear River Migratory ...
The James V. Hansen Wildlife Education Center provides an exceptional orientation to the ecology, habitats and birds of Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge.
Attract Birds During Migration - How to Attract Migrating Birds
Put out nest boxes and birdhouses early in the spring so migrating birds can check them out. In many bird species, males migrate earlier than females and will  ...
15 Fun Facts About Bird Migration - Birding and Wild Birds - About.com
Hawks, swifts, swallows and waterfowl migrate primarily during the day, while many songbirds migrate at night, in part to avoid the attention of migrating ...
Threats to Migrating Birds - Hazards of Migration
Understanding the threats to migrating birds is the first step in helping them ... during migration, straying far off course is likely a death sentence for the bird.
Federal Duck Stamp - What Are Duck Stamps - Birding and Wild Birds
The $15 stamps feature exquisitely detailed waterfowl, and while they are not valid for postage, Duck Stamps serve as migratory waterfowl hunting licenses for  ...
North America Migration Flyways - Birding and Wild Birds - About.com
Birders tend to think of "their" local birds as protected if there are sufficient local preserves, but flyways tell a different story. For a migratory bird species to thrive, ...
How Birds Navigate During Migration - Birding and Wild Birds
When the timing is right for their migrating needs, they will begin their journey. Several minor factors can affect the precise day any bird species begins its ...
Reasons Why Birds Migrate & Importance of Migrating
For a bird to journey hundreds or thousands of miles between its breeding and ... migratory birds that may move only short distances to pursue a food source.
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