Posts Tagged: migratory birds

sandhill cranes, © USFWS/Paul Boyte

Wildlife Refuges Under Attack »

Many of California’s wildlife refuges are vital to migrating birds as they travel up or down the coast. What will this year’s drought mean for these travelers as many of the state’s few remaining wetlands dry up?

Birds, © James P. Blair / National Geographic Stock

On a Wing and a Prayer: Bird Migration Season »

Springtime means bird migrations! This time of year, many birds fly vast distances, providing a great spectacle for wildlife watchers, but also facing a numbers of threats along the way.

More Room for Wildlife in San Joaquin County »

The expansion debate of San Joaquin Wildlife Refuge is underway, with an opportunity to protect more than 325 fish and wildlife species on the line. Yet fears and misinformation threaten to halt this effort, placing both wildlife and wetlands in danger.