Conservationists can never perfectly manage an ecosystem, but this is a problem that's creating an obvious ecological imbalance and should—and can—be addressed.
Birds consider wind patterns when they choose how to fly south for the winter, a new study finds.
Thanks to falconers, endangered peregrines are flourishing in the Midwest.
Only if governments take the opportunity to set aside larger swaths of undisturbed forests, of course.
Carbon-dated Macaws suggest a Chaco Canyon social elite existed as early as 900 C.E., challenging the narrative of one of archaeology's great case studies.
Over 100 years ago, Eugene Schieffelin set out to introduce every bird mentioned in Shakespeare's plays to America. Today, one of those birds is causing irreparable crop damage.
As global warming melts ice and ushers in a wave of commercial activity in the Arctic, scientists are thinking about how to protect environments of the future.
While common sense says more water by an airport means more waterfowl for planes to hit, wetland conservationists point out that not all birds contest the skyways.
A volunteer program to protect nests for the tiny, threatened snowy plover on a popular surfing beach has proven a model, but the birds still can't fly solo.