Scientists have long observed that roadways are attractive foraging grounds for American kestrels and other birds of prey. That's because shorter grass makes mice and other snack-sized rodents more visible, and signposts, ...
It's been a tough winter for owls in parts of North America, and the evidence is turning up on roadsides, at bird feeders and at a wildlife rehabilitation center in Minnesota.
Alfred Hitchcock would have appreciated this twist: The birds in central California are getting bigger.
Birds are getting bigger in central California, and that was a big surprise for Rae Goodman and her colleagues.