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Looking At 40 Years Of Christmas Bird Counts

Looking At 40 Years Of Christmas Bird Counts

The Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute [BUEI] and the Bermuda Audubon Society will present an entry in the BUEI Talks series titled “Looking Back on 40 Years of Christmas Bird Counts” by Andrew Dobson. The event will take place on Tuesday, January 19, beginning at 7.30pm. The event poster says, “The Christmas Bird Count has been... Read more of this article

Audubon Society Produces Two Bird ID Cards

Audubon Society Produces Two Bird ID Cards

The Bermuda Audubon Society has just produced two bird identification cards.  One card features all of Bermuda’s breeding birds with migratory land birds on the reverse side. The second card features Bermuda’s seabirds with migratory wetland birds on the reverse. Audubon president Andrew Dobson said “the society is very grateful for permission... Read more of this article

Trindade Petrel Bird Makes First Visit To Bermuda

Trindade Petrel Bird Makes First Visit To Bermuda

A visiting group of seabird enthusiasts photographed a Trindade Petrel — the first time the species has been recorded in Bermuda – and in an interesting coincidence, one of the group happened to be wearing a t-shirt depicting a Trindade Petrel bird. The Bermuda Audubon Society has been running Cahow fieldtrips this month and has assisted... Read more of this article

“Wild Nature Encounters” With Nigel Marven

“Wild Nature Encounters” With Nigel Marven

Nigel Marven, a British wildlife TV presenter, television producer, author and ornithologist, will present ‘Wild Nature Encounters’ as part of the BUEI Talks series on Thursday, November 12. The event poster says, “Nigel Marven will take you on a ride with some of his wild nature encounters – everything from filming birds to... Read more of this article

Possible Lost Pet: Yellow Bird Seen In Sandys

Possible Lost Pet: Yellow Bird Seen In Sandys

A yellow bird that appears to possibly be an escaped pet has been spotted by a member of the public flying in and around the area of Wreck Road and Hog Bay for the past several days looking what as described as being “hungry and confused” The owner of the bird is being sought and can call 599-0171 in order to get in touch with the member... Read more of this article

Brown Pelican Enjoying Bermuda’s Hospitality

Brown Pelican Enjoying Bermuda’s Hospitality

A Brown Pelican — a rare visitor to Bermuda — has been spotted around the island for the past few weeks, having been seen in locations ranging from the west to the east, and even stopping by the Non-Mariners event to enjoy him/herself. The bird was most recently spotted in Coot Pond, St. Georges, where it has apparently been making itself... Read more of this article

White-Throated Sparrow Spotted In Bermuda

White-Throated Sparrow Spotted In Bermuda

Following the sighting of a rare Canada Goose on the island earlier this month, another unlikely visitor – the white-throated sparrow – was spotted recently. A post on the Bermuda Audubon Society Facebook page says, “Another species never before recorded in the summer – White-throated Sparrow. “This singing male was discovered... Read more of this article

Canada Goose Spotted Around The Island

Canada Goose Spotted Around The Island

An unusual visitor recently made its way to Bermuda, with a Canada Goose reportedly sighted at various locations around the island. A post on the Bermuda Audubon Society Facebook page said, “Another species of wildfowl that is unusual in the summer, Canada Goose. This bird has been reported from various locations around the island. Today it was... Read more of this article

BUEI Talks To Feature Bermudian Ornithologist

BUEI Talks To Feature Bermudian Ornithologist

Bermudian ornithologist Dr. André F. Raine is currently running an endangered seabird project on the island of Kaua’i, undertaking research and conservation actions to protect three of Hawaii’s rarest seabirds, with an upcoming entry in the BUEI Talks series to focus on his work. Dr. Raine has worked on conservation projects throughout the world,... Read more of this article

Global Big Day Aims To Track Birds Worldwide

Global Big Day Aims To Track Birds Worldwide

The Bermuda Audubon Society is encouraging the public to take part in the inaugral Global Big Day today [May 9], which aims to see how many of the world’s 10,000+ bird species can be seen and entered into online tracker eBird. Those wishing to take part will need to register an eBird account on the official website. The eBird website says, “May... Read more of this article

New Tawny Frogmouth Chicks At BAMZ

New Tawny Frogmouth Chicks At BAMZ

The Bermuda Aquarium, Museum and Zoo is now playing host to two new inhabitants, a pair of tawny frogmouth chicks born approximately one month ago to parents Kermit and Duane, inhabitants of the Australasia exhibit. The Bermuda Zoological Society [BZS] newsletter said, “These two adorable Tawny Frogmouth chicks hatched about a month ago and are... Read more of this article

Bermuda Audubon Society Launch New Website

Bermuda Audubon Society Launch New Website

The Bermuda Audubon Society has launched their new website at audubon.bm, giving the public access to “anything you would like to know about our island’s bird life.” A spokesperson said, “The site provides information on all our local breeding birds and the conservation programmes for Cahows, Longtails and Bluebirds. “It also... Read more of this article

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