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Journey North     View
Journey North tracks the springtime migration of many different species by connecting students across North America with the Internet. Students "share their own field observations with classrooms across the Hemisphere. In addition, students are link ...

Migration of Birds: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Circular 16     View
This circular, originally authored in 1935, "effectively communicated the wonders of bird migration to a wide audience, both young and old, experienced observers of birds as well as the simply curious." Describes subsequent revisions and pr ...

Bird Migration Facts     View
Fact sheet about avian migration, "the seasonal movement of birds, generally between breeding and non-breeding areas." Topics includes why birds migrate, how they prepare for migration, when and how far they migrate (and at what altitude), ...

Bird Migration: Help Track Migratory Birds     View
This article promotes volunteering to track migratory birds, which are in decline due to several factors. It provides links to for organizations to contact regarding tracking volunteer opportunities, noting that if "you want to help track migrat ...

Peopling North America: Population Movements & Migration     View
This site is "An historical overview of migratory movements, this tutorial focuses on diasporas to and within Canada, the United States, Mexico, and the Caribbean from Europe, Asia, and Africa."

Migration Dialogue     View
This site has a wealth of information on migration; while the focus is on Mexican migration to the U.S., there is data and discussion of migration issues worldwide. Besides migration and rural migration news, a segment called ???changing face??? ass ...

Smithsonian National Zoological Park: Migratory Bird Center     View
Fact sheets, articles, and research from the center "dedicated to fostering greater understanding, appreciation, and protection of ... bird migration." "Bird of the Month" features essays on dozens of neotropical migratory birds. ...

Bird Banding Laboratory: The North American Bird Banding Program     View
Information on the banding of wild birds to monitor populations and migration and for other studies. Includes a history of the practice, descriptions of types of bands and auxiliary markers (used for identifying individual birds at a distance), resou ...

The Raptor Center     View
This international medical facility for birds of prey provides online information about these birds. The dropdown list provides brief information sheets ( Raptor Facts ) for close to thirty raptors. Learn About Raptors has information about what to d ... Official State Birds     View
Find the official bird for each state, listed by state and genus. Provides detailed descriptions of both male and female birds, including coloring, size, plumage, habitat, behavior, flight, song, migration patterns, breeding and nesting locations, an ...



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