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How an Acclaimed Composer Found His Musical Voice Through Birdsong

How an Acclaimed Composer Found His Musical Voice Through Birdsong

— Decades after a songbird's whirling melody set him on a new artistic path, John Luther Adams is more determined than ever to help us hear the planet's power and wild beauty—and fight to protect it.
Understanding Wildlife Ecology and Forest Management at the Andrews Community Forest

Understanding Wildlife Ecology and Forest Management at the Andrews Community Forest

— Great opportunities abound with Richmond’s latest town forest.
Vermont's Bald Eagles Soar to New Heights

Vermont's Bald Eagles Soar to New Heights

— The 2020 breeding season is one for the record books.
The McCown's Longspur Is No More, but the Debate Over Bird Names Continues

The McCown's Longspur Is No More, but the Debate Over Bird Names Continues

— In response to growing calls, the American Ornithological Society recently renamed the bird the Thick-billed Longspur. That's not enough for critics.
Vermont Peregrine Falcons Have a Successful Breeding Season

Vermont Peregrine Falcons Have a Successful Breeding Season

— All previously closed cliffs are reopened and fledglings are hunting on their own.
Once Again, it is a Crime to Kill a Mockingbird

Once Again, it is a Crime to Kill a Mockingbird

— By Lewis Grove, Contributing Columnist