State of the Birds Report
Assesses Bird Health
North American bird
populations are declining in several key habitats, according to
The State of the Birds 2014. In addition to assessing population
trends, the authors created a "Watch List" of 230 bird species that
are currently endangered or at risk of becoming endangered without
significant conservation help. Read more...
International Bird Observatory
Bird Studies Canada was well
represented at the recent International Bird Observatory Conference
in Falsterbo, Sweden. There was great interest in some of our work
presented by Stu Mackenzie (Manager of Long Point Bird Observatory
and the Motus Wildlife Tracking System) and Dr. Erica Dunn
(long-time Bird Studies Canada advisor and Canadian Migration
Monitoring Network steering committee member). Read more...
2014 SwiftWatch Season
Bird Studies Canada's 2014
SwiftWatch season is nearing its end. In the Maritimes and Ontario,
volunteers monitored known Chimney Swift roost and nest sites and
identified new sites. Read more...
The Latest LPBO
The latest LPBO E-news is now
available online. For lots of news about the Fall 2013 season and more select the link above to download the
E-news in PDF format.