Birds' survival largely depends on their nesting materials, and in this viral video, one bird decided to use fur from a sleeping canine.
The grand, 5 to 7-foot wingspanned Verreaux's Eagle, an apex predator in Africa, is living more successfully in an agricultural area than in a nearby mountain range, according to a new study.
The annual bird count in North America, Latin America, and several island nations takes place in December and January. Want to be involved locally in tallying birds for the 116th year and providing data for researchers, biologists and others? It began as a proposal made by an ornithologist on Christmas Day in 1900.
A recent study by the University of Oxford looked at these seabirds, which sometimes dive deep into waves to grab the same fish dolphins are seeking. Numbering at about 340,000-410,000 pairs worldwide, they're considered a conservation priority.
Ornithologists and researchers recently released a new French bird atlas, the first since 1989 to show the nation's bird biodiversity.
If you come across an injured bird, here's what to do. It's nice to know ahead of time, because you might just find one in a park or when you're out and about.
Jackdaws, a type of corvid, have been added to the list of 4 birds shown to recognize and recall faces. More on what they do with this information, here.