Being second isn’t always bad. Especially when you’re the second largest bird in the world, next to the ostrich! The emu is a flightless bird, but don’t let that fool you. They are far from defenseless. They descend from the dinosaur era, so they know how to survive.
After the last two disturbing articles, I thought I’d write one that is on the adorable side. Puffins are Iceland’s most revered bird. They are also quite the tourist attraction to boot. They have also been observed using tools. Puffins are listed as Vulnerable by the IUCN. Read more about […]
Per special request, I am doing an article on ducks. The duck is related to swans and geese. They are mostly aquatic birds living in both fresh water and sea water and they are found on every continent except for Antarctica. But then, not much does live in
My favorite raptor has definitely got to be the owl. With huge eyes, silent flight, razor sharp talons, a swiveling head, and nocturnal beauty? You just can’t go wrong. These nocturnal (active at night) birds of prey are fierce hunters that live in a variety of locations like rainforests, fields, […]