Friday, November 12, 2010

Loose Feathers #264

Bald Eagle with Young / USFWS Photo

Birds and birding news
Birds in the blogosphere
Oil Spill
Environment and biodiversity
  • Entomologists recently recorded 6,619 ants of 13 species on the medians of major streets in Manhattan.
  • The EPA issued guidelines about how it expects to enforce its new greenhouse gas regulations. Regulators will take technological constraints into account when deciding whether to require modifications of an existing carbon source.
  • You can find more accurate information about climate change in The Onion than you will hear from my state's governor.
  • The winners of the 2010 European Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition were announced this week. National Geographic has a gallery of the images.