Mystery of Bizarre Bird Deformities May Be Solved

Anchorage, Alaska – Scientists working with sophisticated DNA sequencing technology think they may have solved a 20-year-old mystery of what has caused thousands of Alaska’s wild birds to be afflicted with deformed, twisted beaks. The findings suggest that a newly discovered virus – poecivirus – may be the culprit behind the bizarre beak deformities in […]

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Results of the Best Photo of the Week Ended 20 Aug 2016

We are delighted to announce the results of our latest photo competition. Dana Allen wins First Prize for his brilliant capture “Hold On”. Juan Carlos Vindas wins Second Prize for his outstanding composition “Resplendent Quetzal”. Third Prize goes to Dave Waddell for his excellent photo entitled “Mock Attack”.   See detailed results below: (click on […]

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