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BIOL: Birds - Ornithology

This is a resource guide for scholarly and scientific information about ornithology, the study of birds.


Welcome to the Ornithology Research Guide! The information contained in this guide provides scholarly and scientific resources relating to the study of birds.

Articles of Interest

Chart showing the decline in bird populations by 29 billion from 1970 to 2017.

Axelson, Gustave. (2019, September 19). Nearly 30% of Birds in U.S., Canada have Vanished Since 1970. Cornell Chronicle. 

"One of the first-ever photographs of the elusive Mustached Kingfisher, and the first male of the species ever observed."

Kaplan, Sarah. (2015, October 12). A Scientist found a bird the hadn't been seen in half a century, then killed it. Here's why. The Washington Post.

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