Bird Aviary New York

Life With Hundreds of Birds | The New York Times

Michele Raffin has hundreds of birds in her California backyard, also known as Pandemonium Aviaries, where she cares for talkative parrots and is breeding .



Latest News

  • Jet-Setting Pets Get a New Place to Be Pampered at Kennedy Airport

    03/21/17 ,via New York Times

    Contractors working to finish the stalls at the equine quarantine area at the Ark. Credit Johnny Milano for The . Birds — from tropical species and penguins to gulls — will find lodging in a 5,000-square-foot aviary that will serve both

  • Top 10 things to do this weekend

    03/22/17 ,via Virginia Gazette

    10 Bird Walk: Co-sponsored by the Williamsburg Bird Club and New Quarter Park, the two-hour walk is guided, although aviary aficionados can peel off if they'd like. 7:30-11:30 p.m. Saturday, York River State Park, 9801 York River Park Road. $4 parking.

  • In the Shadow Of Death

    03/02/17 ,via Earth Island Journal

    The result is growing evidence of the value of cemeteries to biodiversity, whether it be to orchids, breeding birds, white-footed mice, or other little-known and rare plant and animal species. I've explored burial grounds around the world for decades

  • Bird Song Found to Somehow Protect Babies From High Temperatures

    08/19/16 ,via New York Times

    Zebra finch babies, however, may be a different story, according to new research published Thursday in Science. Two scientists from Deakin University in Australia discovered that Australian zebra finches sing unique calls to their eggs when it's hot

  • Weston House of Horrors: NYC pet shop owner animal hoarding

    09/22/16 ,via The Weston Forum

    Officials are calling a home in Weston, owned by a New York City pet shop owner, one of the worst cases of “animal hoarding” they've ever seen. Hundreds of.

Books

  • Audubon's Aviary

    Skira. 2017. ISBN: 0847834832,9780847834839. 448 pages.

    The Birds of America is a classic, but it has never been explored like this before. This volume presents the dazzling watercolours that Audubon painted for these monumental engravings. We are all familiar with the prints--engraved by Robert Havell Jr. But this book illuminates the original masterpieces that were created by Audubon himself, as well as telling the story behind their creation with fresh insights and engaging quotes from his writings. These powerful images - all newly...

  • Popular Official Guide to the New York Zoological Park

    2017. 192 pages.
  • Teaching Young Children Using Themes

    Good Year Books. 2008. ISBN: 9781596472556,1596472553. 537 pages.

    Find more than 1400 activity ideas organized according to 24 age-appropriate themes that build social studies, science, math, or language arts skills. Themes include families, clothing, dental health, space exploration, rocks, birds, dinosaurs, numbers and numerals, measuring, and storytelling. Each thematic unit includes clearly written teacher directions, including purpose, procedures, background information, ways to simplify or extend the unit, related literature lists for children, and...

  • Aviary Wonders Inc. Spring Catalog and Instruction Manual

    Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. 2017. ISBN: 9780547978994,0547978995. 31 pages.

    A whimsical environmental fable invites consumers in an ecologically devastated world where all the birds have become extinct to assemble and purchase a customizable bird from intricately illustrated parts. 15,000 first printing.

  • Popular official guide to the New York Zoological Park as far as completed

    2017. 107 pages.








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Cattle Egret
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Scarlet Macaws
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Aviary
The aviary at the Queens Zoo is in a geodesic dome designed by Buckmister Fuller and used for the 1964 World's Fair. It's a really cool space; if only there were cooler birds. The Queens Zoo is a tiny zoo specializing...
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