‘Overwhelming’: hundreds of migrating birds die after crashing into NYC glass towers

‘Overwhelming’: hundreds of migrating birds die after crashing into NYC glass towers

Hundreds of birds migrating through New York City this week died after crashing into the city’s glass towers, a mass casualty event spotlighted by a New York City Audubon volunteer’s tweets showing the World Trade Center littered with bird carcasses. This week’s avian death toll was particularly high, but bird strikes on Manhattan skyscrapers are […]

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Beware of Upwork’s Freelancers Spoofing Your PageSpeed Insights Score!

Beware of Upwork’s Freelancers Fake / Spoofing Your Lighthouse Score !

Sadly, there are freelancers doing potentially harmful things to clients’ websites. Ashik Ishtiaque promotes his services on the Upwork platform with the slogan “95+ PageSpeed Insights score and load time under 2.5 seconds on ALL pages WITH 100% money-back guarantee?” He has used a “Fake/Spoofing Lighthouse Score Method” on more than 300 clients websites charging an […]

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Officials Say That Drone Usage is Stressing out Wildlife

Officials Say That Drone Usage is Stressing out Wildlife

Wildlife officers urge the public to take wildlife into consideration as drone usage is increasing stress on wildlife. There have been several recurring cases of people using drones to hunt and/or harass wildlife, violating the CPW Commission Regulations as well as the Federal Airborne Hunting Act. CPW Field Services Assistant Director, Heather Dugan, said, “The […]

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Saving sea turtles in the ‘Anthropause’: Successes and challenges on the beach

Saving sea turtles in the ‘Anthropause’: Successes and challenges on the beach

BEIRUT, Lebanon — Beaches across the planet emptied as COVID-19 spread in 2020, with the first full lockdowns in many places coinciding with sea turtle nesting season. With less noise, less tourist boat traffic, less fishing, less beach furniture clutter and less light pollution, the hazards and challenges for sea turtles nesting appeared to decline. […]

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