BROWN-CAPPED ROSY-FINCH! Rare…

The brown-capped rosy-finch goes by a delicate name, but it is one tough little bird that lives year-round in Colorado’s high country. While biologists don’t have much information about the brown-capped rosy-finch, there is concern that the population might be declining. Colorado Parks and Wildlife researchers, along with other collaborators, have started a project to learn […]

via Species of Greatest Conservation Need: Brown-capped Rosy-Finch — Colorado Outdoors Online

Kittiwake gulls near worldwide extinction?

Recently, news broke that the Kittiwake – a small species of native gull – has been added to the list of birds considered to be facing the risk of global extinction. The latest revision of the IUCN Red List, announced by BirdLife International on behalf of the IUCN, brings the total number of UK bird species […]

via Kittiwakes join the UK Red List — James Common

Yellow Breasted Buntings at Risk!

This is a yellow-breasted bunting video. From BirdLife: 17 Oct 2017 Is the Yellow-breasted Bunting the next Passenger Pigeon? Wide-scale, unchecked hunting has, in the space of just three decades, driven frightening declines in two widespread bunting species, on both sides of the Eurasian landmass. Armed with our scientific findings, the BirdLife Partnership is now […]

via Save yellow-breasted buntings — Dear Kitty. Some blog