C-Notes #2 – Lost Scenes, eBird and Wintering Thrushes

Lost Scenes of Winged Migration: The Cornell Lab of Ornithology’s Macaulay Library will be archiving some of the 200 hours of film from the spectacular documentary of Winged Migration. Winged Migration helps viewers fall in love with birds, spurring the will to conserve them.

New Flickr photo group for eBird – If you have seen any birds outside their normal range or seasonal occurrence, or exceedingly large numbers of birds you can not only post them on e-bird, but you can now add any photos to the photo-sharing site flickr.

Wintering site for Bicknell’s Thrush – In the Sierra De Bahoruco National Park in southwestern Dominican Republic there is a significant population of wintering Bicknell’s Thrushes. The American Bird Conservancy is working with Grupo Jaragua to strengthen the protection of the park which is also home to the endanged Bay-breasted Cuckoo found no where else in the world.

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