This post provides an extended list of other, recent posts of current interest. These other posts are sorted by date, with the most recent in the list being first. They can be a mix of different categories (e.g., events, field trips, book reviews, or articles written by professional nature journalists, local authors, or chapter members).
What else can I expect to find here? This web page is a container for an extended list of recent posts that were either once featured on the homepage (i.e., marked with the category Featured) or that were posted when there was an overflow of recent posts being posted on the website (i.e., there are at most ten slots for featured posts on the homepage).
Other Recent Featured Posts
- They’re Back! Hummingbirds Return to New Mexico! This is the week when just a few reports of hummingbirds becomes a chorus of sightings. Many birders swear that hummingbirds return on April 15th, or so. It’s true that many of you see a hummingbird for the first time in the middle of April but we’ve had… Continue Reading … » » »
- This upcoming evening program is at 6:30 p.m., Wednesday, 12 April 2017. Our April speaker, Chuck Hathcock, is a wildlife biologist currently working for the Department of Energy as the lead for Biological Resources Management. His passions are in wildlife conservation and understanding bird population demographics. Link to Event Read about it Description of his… Continue Reading … » » »
- Cheerios had its heart in the right place. It wanted to help save America’s imperiled bee populations because, after all, the animated “pitchman” for its Honey Nut variety is a honeybee. But like every tasty toasted oat in every Cheerios box, the rescue plan had a hole. Cheerios, owned by General Mills, stuck 1.5 billion… Continue Reading … » » »
- Special Lecture and Booksigning Speaker: Peter Marra When: Friday, April 7, 7:00 PM Where: Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Santa Fe, 107 W Barcelona Rd. Description: Peter Marra, both an ornithologist and conservation biologist, will talk about his new book Cat Wars that tells the story of the threats free-ranging cats pose to biodiversity and public health… Continue Reading … » » »
- On January 29, 2017, about 25 enthusiasts made the trek to the Sandia Crest House on Sunday morning in the hopes os seeing rosy finches. The weather was fine, the road up to the Crest mostly clear but icy in spots Participants were amply rewarded with good looks at all three species: Gray-crowned Rosy… Continue Reading … » » »