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Meet the Brave Bodyguards Protecting Belize’s Scarlet Macaws From Poachers

Meet the Brave Bodyguards Protecting Belize’s Scarlet Macaws From Poachers

— To keep macaw chicks safe, a team of rangers spends night and day watching over the birds’ nests and homes.
The Mystery of Seahorse Key's Missing Bird Colony Veers Into Strange Territory

The Mystery of Seahorse Key's Missing Bird Colony Veers Into Strange Territory

— Russian submarines? Black-ops helicopters? Vigilante sheepdogs? Cannibal snakes? Weird theories abound for the causes of the baffling case.
Land of the Lost Birds: Searching for Life in the Forests of Bioko

Land of the Lost Birds: Searching for Life in the Forests of Bioko

— A crew of American scientists is venturing into remote Equatorial Guinea, even as rampant development threatens its bird-filled wilderness.
Can the Ivory-Billed Woodpecker Be Found in Cuba?

Can the Ivory-Billed Woodpecker Be Found in Cuba?

— A birder, ornithologist, writer, and photographer set off on an extreme adventure through the muck and memories of eastern Cuba.
Duck Dynasty

Duck Dynasty

— Of canvases and Canvasbacks: a look inside the high-stakes, duck-obsessed world of the Federal Duck Stamp Contest.