birds

‘Alien’ bird invasions

Research shows location is the biggest factor in successful “alien” bird invasions—which are also seen as negatively impacting native species.


A bird’s surprising sound source

U researchers find birds use a different organ to sing than humans do—producing sound with very high efficiency.


UTAH SCIENTISTS STUDY EGYPTIAN VULTURES

Bird research on three continents locates migration paths, identifies conservation opportunities.


FLIES ENDANGER DARWIN’S FINCHES

One of the most common finch species – the medium ground finch – may face extinction within several decades due to parasitic flies that infest their nests, according to a new study done at the U.


BIRD BANDING

Learn how to catch, identify and protect birds in Red Butte Canyon this summer.