Quantcast

Latest Black-throated Green Warbler Stories

Adirondack Park Study Shows Bird Communities Impacted By Exurban Residences Up To 200 Meters Away
2013-02-26 11:43:28

Wildlife Conservation Society Some species keeping their distance, while others cozy up to human neighbors As part of the study, scientists sampled the presence of 20 species of birds both near and far from 30 rural residences in the Adirondack Park. Calculating their occurrence at increasing distances from the residences, they determined that "human-adapted" species are 36 percent more likely to occur near the homes than in the surrounding mixed hardwood-conifer forests, and that...

525659c3dc3b88aab5766f3930ee2fdf
2011-06-04 15:52:14

Managers of northern Michigan forests may not see the birds for the trees "“ or at least are in danger of losing sight of songbird neighborhoods when looking out for timber harvests.In a novel look at managing both the future's timber harvest while being mindful of the impact on key songbirds in Michigan's Upper Peninsula, Michigan State University researchers use a new forest simulation model for the first time to look at what timber-friendly hardwood regeneration can mean to bird...

2008-06-21 12:00:12

PORT ROWAN, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - June 21, 2008) - Canada's Environment Minister, John Baird, and Canada's Minister of Citizenship and Immigration and Member of Parliament for Haldimand - Norfolk, Diane Finley, today announced $677,037 in funding to protect wild bird species at-risk, their nests and their habitat. Work will be carried out by Bird Studies Canada, a not-for-profit organization that advances the understanding, appreciation and conservation of wild birds and their habitat in...


Latest Black-throated Green Warbler Reference Libraries

38_b671a8f3e17c262cf38844d73bd7f0d9
2008-08-15 19:23:13

The Black-throated Green Warbler (Dendroica virens), is a small songbird of the New World warbler family. Their habitat is coniferous and mixed forests in eastern North America and western Canada and cypress swamps on the southern Atlantic coast. These birds migrate to Mexico, Central America, the West Indies and southern Florida. It is 4.75 inches long and weighs 3/10 of an ounce. It has an olive-green crown, a yellow face with olive markings, a thin pointed bill, white wing bars, an...

0_f3143b933f540ded463d08cba38ebb0a
2008-08-15 19:07:26

The Black-throated Gray Warbler (Dendroica nigrescens), is a small songbird of the New World warbler family. They are found in open coniferous and mixed forests in western North America, especially with oak, juniper or pinyon pine. These birds migrate to Mexico and the south-western United States. These birds have a black crown, a white face, a thin pointed bill, white wing bars, gray upperparts with black streaks on their back and white underparts with black streaks on the flanks. Adult...

More Articles (2 articles) »
Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
Related