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Drones Get High Marks for Counting Birds
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Mr Hodgson and colleagues from Monash University captured high definition photographs of colonies of nesting frigate birds and crested terns on Ashmore Reef off the coast of Western Australia using an off-the-shelf octocopter. They also used a fixed …

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Bird IQ Tests: 8 Ways Researchers Test Bird Intelligence
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Forget the old saying: Birds are pretty bright. They're capable of navigating thousands of miles during biannual migrations, using tools to better access their food, and even counting from left to right. The basic definition of intelligence is the …

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Birds and animals on the Peruvian coast
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Brookfield Zoo and the Chicago Zoological Society are working to protect animals in a South American preserve called Punta San Juan. Birds and animals are attracted to Punta San Juan for its cold, deep waters of the Pacific Ocean, which are rich with …

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