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Migrating Birds

Tiny Sensors Reveal Bird's Mind-Bending Migration

| Sid Perkins | Posted 10.09.2013 | Science

Talk about a long flight. The Alpine swift (Tachymarptis melba) can remain on the wing for more than 6 months, a new study suggests. These 20-centimet...

9/11 Tribute in Light Attracts Many Eyes... and Birds

Kelly Rypkema | Posted 11.17.2013 | New York
Kelly Rypkema

In New York, NYC Audubon has started the Lights Out NY program and has fostered agreements with corporations behind major buildings, like the Rockefeller Center and Chrysler Building, to turn their lights off at night during migration season.

NY Buildings To Dim Lights, Aid Migration Of Traveling Birds

Associated Press | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Some of New York City's iconic skyscrapers are joining a campaign to help millions of migrating birds this fall. New York City Audubon says the build...