ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — After nearly a century on its lofty perch, the northern mockingbird may be singing its last melodies as the state bird of Florida.
An effort is taking flight to replace the far-ranging musical mockingbird with a bird that is more identifiable as distinctly Floridian.
CHICAGO (AP) — After essentially disappearing from Illinois, the osprey is making a comeback thanks to a decades-long effort to eliminate harmful pesticides and provide safe places for the large, slender hawks to nest.
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Billings bird conservationists have started an online petition seeking to pressure Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks to stop killing ospreys and other birds that are eating or harassing largemouth bass at the agency’s Miles City Fish Hatchery ponds...
There’s a saying in baseball, especially in the minor leagues, that everything can change if you can just get to the next pitcher.
Ogden did just that to erase an early deficit, then Missoula returned the favor and the Osprey defeated the Raptors 9-5 on Friday night in Missoula to close their season series.
New London — Ospreys have nested atop a light tower in the parking lot of Ocean Beach Park for decades — some claim as far back as 1940 — returning each spring to lay breed, lay eggs and raise their young.
A new report from Connecticut Audubon, which cataloged virtually event osprey nesting site in the state, shows that the population of the fish-hunting birds is on the rise. In just three years the number of nests went from 210 to 394.