Taiwan boasts one of the world’s highest densities of bird species. Of the around 10,000 varieties found globally, the country and its outlying islands are home to or provide resting spots for 663. This healthy state of affairs is due to blessings bestowed on Taiwan by Mother Nature and the efforts of organizations […]

via Keelung group protects birds, habitats in northern Taiwan — Bon Bon Lifestyle Webazine

The Guardian reports New Zealand’s famous kiwi birds are suffering from dehydration as drought affects many northern areas of the country, with conservationists warning chicks may soon perish too. There are 68,000 kiwi left in New Zealand but their number is declining at a rate of 2% a year. A century ago there were millions […]

via New Zealand’s drought and record-breaking hot summers putting kiwi birds at risk — Natural History Wanderings

Birding in Queen Elizabeth National Park is an incredible treat to do on your Africa safari holiday in Uganda. A Uganda birding safari gives you the chance to explore bird species in Uganda’s most popular and most scenic National Park that contains a variety of habitats that range from savanna to wetlands to lowland forests. […]

via A Quick Peek About Uganda’s best birding safari destination; Queen Elizabeth National Park — africasafariadvice

from Project Feederwatch Nest Quest Go! is officially launching its Northern Cardinal project on Zooniverse tomorrow. This collection of almost 4,000 Northern Cardinal nest records is the 8th project to be transcribed in an ongoing effort to digitize historical nest records from the Cornell Lab’s Nest Record Card Program which ran from the 1960s to the […]

via Help digitize Northern Cardinal nest records on Nest Quest Go! — Natural History Wanderings