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Bald Eagle Cam: Watch Decorah Eaglets Grow Up Live

2/24/2014 // By Dani Tinker

We are gearing up for another year of bald eagle nest spying. The eagle cam, courtesy of the Raptor Resource Project, is a unique opportunity to witness bald eagle hatchlings grow up. Status Updates for 2015 Feb. 18, 2015: First egg arrives …

Osprey photo by National Wildlife Photo Contest entrant Kim Taylor in Alexandrai, VA.

Is the Seahawk a Real Bird?

1/31/2014 // By Dani Tinker

My hometown is Portland, Oregon. We do not have a professional football team. I’ve always cheered for the Seahawks, but it took me an embarrassingly long time to figure out that they are real birds. Commonly known as ospreys, these …

Cooper's hawk

Photo of the Day: Cooper’s Hawk

10/22/2012 // By Rachel Faulkner

Photo by Flickr member Sharon Watson (Sharon’s Bird Photos) See more of Sharon Watson’s photos on Flickr >> Your Photo Could Be Here We want one of your nature photos to be the next Photo of the Day! Share your …

Photo of the Day: Swainson’s Hawk

5/12/2012 // By Rachel Faulkner

Swainson’s Hawk Photo by Flickr member JosieN2010 Your Photo Could Be Here We want one of your nature photos to be the next Photo of the Day! Share your images with our Flickr group and tag them with “PhotoOfTheDay-NWF12“. Don’t …

Red-shouldered hawk ruffling its feathers; Blackland Prairie Raptor Center in McKinney, TX

Photo of the Day: Red-shouldered Hawk

4/18/2012 // By Rachel Faulkner

  This Photo of the Day was donated by a participant in the annual National Wildlife Photo Contest. See more photos or sign up for the 42nd Annual National Wildlife Photo Contest.  

Interview with “Father” of Iowa Eagle Nest Cam

12/13/2011 // By NWF

Clint Henderson is an advocate of wildlife preservation and all things nature.  He is a freelance writer out of Ft. Worth, Texas and received his Bachelors in Business Administration from the University of Texas at Arlington. I recently had the …

Too soon to determine changes in raptor migration patterns

10/4/2010 // By Bob Serata

It will be at least five years before reliable data indicates impacts from the Gulf oil disaster (if migration monitoring continues).

Migration Begins!

8/24/2009 // By David Mizejewski

August is waning and school is about to start.  Even though it’s technically still summer for another whole month, fall migration is already beginning for some species. The change of seasons is an important influence on animal behavior. Whether it’s the …

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