News On The Wing: September 2019

Highlights from this month's issue of News On The Wing include: #CITESCoP18 highlights The Trump Administration's proposed changes to the #EndangeredSpeciesAct Fires in the Amazon Rainforest Updates & initiatives from global wildlife organizations Wildlife, Forests and Marine Conservation issues Here's a snippet of what you'll find in this month's edition.  Audubon Society - @audubonsociety These … Continue reading News On The Wing: September 2019

Top 25 Wild Bird Photographs of the Week: Migration — National Geographic Society Newsroom

As the Southern Hemisphere approaches spring, the north is getting into autumn. This marks an important time for bird migration. Migration is the regular seasonal movement, often north and south, undertaken by many species of birds. Bird movements include those made in response to changes in food availability, habitat, or weather. Thank you to all… via … Continue reading Top 25 Wild Bird Photographs of the Week: Migration — National Geographic Society Newsroom

News On The Wing: August 2019 Edition

This month's edition of News On The Wing brings together a wide-ranging roundup of wildlife and environmental conservation and protection, gardening tips, and of course some cute animal photos. Grab a coffee, sit back, and catch up on what's been happening in the world of wildlife and nature. Here's a sneak peak: From the Audubon … Continue reading News On The Wing: August 2019 Edition

Hummingbirds in the Real World: evolution, physiology and relationship — GardenRiots

Hummingbirds are clearly fascinating and engaging creatures. They are biological wonders of ‘invention’, little gems that sparkle in their airborne dances through sunlight, with the seductive power to capture the attention of even the most incognizant of us lumbering earthbound humans, including many of those pretty much blind to the natural world. I did not […] … Continue reading Hummingbirds in the Real World: evolution, physiology and relationship — GardenRiots

News On The Wing – May 2019 Edition

The May 2019 Edition of News On The Wing covers a wide range of wildlife, plants, sea life, and woodland-related topics.  So grab a cup of java and catch up on the issues affecting and threatening biodiversity on Earth, such as: Woodland Trust - @WoodlandTrust Hazel #dormouse numbers have declined by a third since 2000. … Continue reading News On The Wing – May 2019 Edition

Decline in curlew birds as farming ‘destroys habitat’ — BBC News – UK

  The number of curlews in Wales has dropped by 80% since 1990 with farming practices partly to blame, a charity has said. RSPB Cymru has called for farmers to be rewarded for creating suitable habitats for the bird when a new payments scheme comes into force after Brexit. It is estimated only 400 breeding … Continue reading Decline in curlew birds as farming ‘destroys habitat’ — BBC News – UK

News On The Wing – April ’19 Edition

From tree netting to saving the Komodo Dragon, our April News On The Wing is chalk full of all the current wildlife and nature preservation news! News On The Wing is comprised of information gathered from across social media.  It's purpose is to share info, start conversations and encourage active participation in the protection of … Continue reading News On The Wing – April ’19 Edition