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  • Bird of the Week: Mallard

    Few birds can rival the humble mallard for cultural ubiquity. Ask the average person to think of a duck, and chances are they’ll have in their mind the image of a mallard–or perhaps the all-white domestic duck, which is simply a domestic breed of mallard. In fact, all domestic duck

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  • Call to Action: Why the Proposed Border Wall is Bad for Birders

    By Christy Esmahan and Mark Wilson If you haven’t gone down to bird at Bentsen State Park World Birding Center, get there fast! According to Texas Parks and Wildlife, those 570 acres of subtropical resaca woodlands “support 370 species of birds, many of which are subtropical species typical of eastern

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