It may have been April Fool’s Day, but Tammy Ross’s eBird report of a Burrowing Owl in Humphreys County was no joke. Sadly, the Burrowing…View More Tennessee’s First Burrowing Owl Observed in Humphreys County!
The past few weeks have seen an amazing amount of rare bird activity in Tennessee, including Chattanooga. Tennessee’s First Cassin’s Kingbird The rare bird bonanza…View More Rare Birds in Chattanooga & Tennessee
A Bar-tailed Godwit has broken the non-stop bird flight record by flying more than 7,500 miles, from Alaska to New Zealand in 11 days. The…View More Bar-tailed Godwit breaks non-stop bird flight record
The Finch Research Network has released their predictions regarding which species of birds are likely to fly south this winter. Based on seed production and…View More Winter Finch Forecast
UPDATE ON BIRD LOCATION: The Brown Booby has relocated from the Nickajack to the Chickamuga Dam, in Hamilton County. The bird has been perching on…View More Rare Bird Alert – Brown Booby moved from Nickajack Dam to the Chickamuga Dam
After several years and multiple petitions, the American Ornithological Society (AOS) finally renamed the McCown’s Longspur.View More McCown’s Longspur becomes Thick-billed Longspur
A journal article makes the case that John James Audubon committed fraud to secure funding to be able to publish The Birds of America. The…View More Did John James Audubon Commit Fraud to Secure Funding to Publish The Birds of America?
The National Audubon Society is allowing the free download of Audobon’s Birds of America art, high-resolution downloads for printing. Simply FOLLOW THIS LINK to the…View More Free Download of Audobon’s Birds of America Art
In 2018, a U.S. judge found the agency had illegally denied protection to the bi-state grouse and ordered it to re-evaluate the bird’s status.View More Lawsuit Brewing Over Game Bird, After Trump Administration Again Illegally Denies Protection
The Trump administration moved forward Friday with plans to scale back a century-old law protecting most American wild bird species despite warnings that billions of…View More Trump Administration Continues Effort to Strip Away Bird Protections