:: ABA Rare Bird Alert: A Rufous-necked Wood-Rail was found on July 7th at Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge, in New Mexico. This is a first record for the ABA area.
:: Bird Studies Canada has published a new report analyzing results from the Canadian Lakes Loon Survey
:: A new study says that smaller birds might be able to adapt to climate change
:: There is a lot of controversy following the naming of the Lark Bunting and also the decline of the species
:: The Iowa Young Birders Club is holding a Young Birders Day on August 10th
:: Habitat destruction is more of a threat to Greater Prairie Chickens than wind turbines
:: The Atlantic takes a tour of the Powdermill Avian Research Center in Pennsylvania, the longest-continuously running bird banding station in the United States (only the Long Point Bird Observatory program, in Ontario, is older)
Great posts in birding blogs this week: