• The Splendor of Birds and National Geographic: a Book Review

    3 monthes ago - By 10,000 Birds

    In the e-era now, print magazines are going the way of the Ivory-billed Woodpecker. Take a moment, then, to give thanks for the remaining good ones, the primary example being National Geographic.
    This year, the one now coming to a close, has been “The Year of the Bird,” as declared by National Geographic (as well as the National Audubon Society, the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, and BirdLife International). The celebration was occasioned by 2018 being the centennial of the passage of the Migratory Bird Treaty Act, a seminal environmental law. (Fun fact: only three species in the lower 48...
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