:: The Rufous-necked Wood Rail in New Mexico is catching the attention of national media this week (see below)
:: Princeton University Press is holding a contest to give away the new Warbler Guide and a pair of Zeiss binoculars
:: Princeton University Press also released a downloadable quick-finder version of the Warbler Guide
:: The Edmonton Area Land Trust has created a guide of all the 39 animal species at risk in Alberta including 20 species of birds.
:: The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is planning to kill 3,603 Barred Owls in a plan to save the endangered Northern Spotted Owls in the Pacific Northwest
:: A guest post from Nature Alberta, via Nature Canada, about birding at the Beaverhill Bird Observatory
Great posts in birding blogs this week:
:: From Maureen at Hipster Birders: Birding in NYC: Central Park