Young cowbirds don't know they're really cowbirds until they hear this special song
May 17, 2017, 7:05 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
These songbirds need a vocal clue to unlock their true identity.
Rare western snowy plovers nesting in Los Angeles after 70-year absence
May 14, 2017, 9:40 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
These tiny shorebirds suffered severe population declines, but this nesting season offers hope for the species in southern California.
Former New Jersey landfill is a haven for migratory birds (with one fatal feature)
May 1, 2017, 10 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Officials scramble to make a methane-burning flame more bird-friendly without extinguishing it.
How do brown pelicans survive those death-defying dives into the ocean?
April 28, 2017, 1:10 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
From a considerable height, the birds plunge straight into the water. How do they manage it without breaking their necks?