North America

Scientist at work: Tracking the epic journeys of migratory birds in northwest Mexico

Shorebirds gather by the thousands at important feeding and resting areas, but how individual birds move among sites remains a mystery.

08 March 2021

El fenómeno La Niña y la deforestación golpean a la mariposa monarca en Norteamérica

Las autoridades ambientales de México han registrado una disminución en las hectáreas de bosque que ocupa el insecto, lo que aumenta los temores sobre su preservación

05 March 2021

Study highlights ‘terrible’ signs of species decline from wildlife trade

A new study found that the wildlife trade has led to a near 62% decrease in species abundance, raising concerns about its impact on terrestrial biodiversity.

22 February 2021

Hundreds flock to Maryland park to view 'exceptional' rare bird

Birders headed to Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park to view b

04 January 2021

Mass die-off of birds in south-western US 'caused by starvation'

Necropsy reveals 80% of the thousands of songbirds that died suddenly showed t

26 December 2020