Bicknell’s Thrush

New England News
6:30 pm
Fri June 28, 2013

Efforts Made to Protect Rare Songbird

Bicknell's Thrush
Credit T.B. Ryder/USFWS

The Center for Biological Diversity has filed suit against the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service for failing to protect the Bicknell's Thrush as an endangered species.

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New York News
6:30 pm
Thu March 21, 2013

Center for Biological Diversity Sues to Protect Rare Songbird

Close-up of a Bicknell's Thrush
Credit Steve Faccio

The Center for Biological Diversity has filed a formal notice of intent to sue the  U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service for not responding to its petition to grant endangered species status to the Bicknell’s thrush.  The rare songbird is only found on mountaintops in northern New England, the Adirondacks and eastern Canada during the summer, and a few Caribbean islands in winter.

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WAMC News
12:45 pm
Wed October 24, 2012

Conservation Groups Award Grant to Study Rare Songbird

Close-up of a Bicknell's Thrush
Steve Faccio

A coalition of conservation and environmental groups in Vermont and the Adirondack region have launched a unique effort to protect a rare songbird.

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North Country News
12:15 pm
Wed August 15, 2012

Northeast Bird Being Considered for Endangered Status

Bicknell's Thrush
T.B. Ryder USFWS

A northeastern songbird may be headed to endangered species status.

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