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 .
Jet-Setting Pets Get a New Place to Be Pampered at Kennedy Airport03/21/17 ,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 weekend03/22/17 ,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 Death03/02/17 ,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 Temperatures08/19/16 ,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 hoarding09/22/16 ,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.
Audubon's AviarySkira. 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...
Teaching Young Children Using ThemesGood 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 ManualHoughton 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.