--Wild Birds for the 21st Century__
American Cerulean Warbler, in dangerous decline, without protection.
--Mutts, by PatrickMcDonnell _________8/27/06
ANCESTRAL WINTER MIGRATION SOUTH IS WELL UNDERWAY:
Among the one hundred or so bird species on the Partners in FlightU.S. Special Watch List are the following hummingbirds: Rufous, Allen’s, Costa’s and Calliope. Audubon’s list shows Buff-bellied and White-eared as well. Are we concerned yet? Have you forgotten Polar bears are now reported drowning in attempts to reach disappearing ice floes??
The well known Hummer/Bird Study Group, of Alabama, will be holding its Fall Banding
Texas, of course, is hosting, too.
“Global Warming... Factory Farming… Whale Hunting…___ Seal Clubbing… ___ Habitats Disappearing… Species Vanishing… Sheep Cloning..._____ Ice caps melting… _________ !?!“
OUR NATURAL WORLD DECLINES. WHEN DO WE (US) TAKE ACTION – BEFORE, OR AFTER THEY _______ ARE GONE?
OCTOBER REPORT 2006: LOSSES CONTINUE;