:: The Nature Conservancy has asked rice farmers in California to leave water on their fields as a place for migrating waterfowl to rest and eat in the midst of the state’s drought
:: Birders in Nagpur, India, are trying to come up with new ways to interest the public in bird watching
:: A fascinating article about Dark-eyed Juncos by Bob Duchesne who is a Maine Audubon trustee and vice president of its Penobscot Valley Chapter
:: Scientists have attached a GPS tracking device to a Great Indian Bustard to help learn more about the critically endangered species.
:: An on-board aircraft camera caught video of a bird crashing into a window of a Piper Saratoga plane
:: Paul Riss’s the Punk Rock Big Year Birder Apparel online store is now open
Great posts in birding blogs this week: