|Rating(1-10)||Knowledgeability = 10||Clarity of Response = 10||Politeness = 10|
|Comment||FOLLOW UP THANKS FOR THE HELP I JUST LEFT THEM ALONE THE REST OF THE BIRDS WERE KILLED AT THE SAME TIME WHILE I WAS AWAY THE NEXT DAY A SAW A BLUE JAY EATING ON THE BIRDS NOW I HAVE NO IDEA IF THEY WERE KILL BY A JAY OR A HAWK AT LEAST WE TRIED SO SORRY FOR THE OUTCOME|
Any and all about WILD birds - the science of ornithology. Information about birdwatching, ecology, conservation, migration, behavior, banding, rehabilitation, feeding, songs, binoculars, identification, and careers in ornithology. No questions about pet or caged birds, please.
Have a PhD and over forty years as a professional ornithologist - research, teaching, author, speaker, webmaster of Ornithology.com . Have written thirty scientific papers, three bird field guides, a textbook in ecology four other bird books, the latest being "Beaks, Bones, and Bird Songs". Have traveled to 100 countries watching birds and have spoken to hundreds of groups about birds.
PhD in Zoology/Ornithology; Emeritus Professor of Biological Sciences; former Dean of the College of Natural Sciences at California State University, Chico