Historical

Community
People + Birds Around the World
Category
Educational materials, Europe, Biology / ecology, Markers of environ. change, Conservation, Observed changes, Bird song & calls, Preferred habitats, Personal narratives, Names, Historical
Summary
Twenty-four bird species that have become rare or extinct in the last 100 years, most in the last 40 years.
Community
People + Birds Around the World
Category
Educational materials, South America, Markers of environ. change, Teachings, Oral histories, Historical
Summary
La tercera parte de la entrevista con Don Hipólito Acevei, del pueblo Guaraní Occidental
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Community
People + Birds Around the World
Category
Bibliographic reference, Educational materials, Other (use keywords), Oceania, Feathers, Conservation, Lessons learned, Culture, Sacred/ divine/ spirit world, Teachings, Proper conduct, Political/ rights & responsibilities, Related to UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, Personal narratives, Hunting/ collecting, Historical
Summary
Jay Ruka's book 'Huia Come Home' is a landmark: a balm for healing the scars left by the history of colonialism and conservation seen through the eyes of Iwi - the first people in Aotearoa New Zealand.
Community
People + Birds Around the World, Cahow Community
Category
Oceania, Eggs & nests, Markers of environ. change, Conservation, Success stories, Stewardship, Lessons learned, Crucial habitat threats/ needs, Stories, Proper conduct, Personal narratives, Oral histories, Historical
Summary
As a schoolboy on Bermuda in 1951 David Wingate was invited on an ornithological expedition. In these recordings he describes how they rediscovered the Cahow, or Bermuda Petrel, previously thought extinct for 300 years.
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Community
EWA Resources
Category
Global, Names, Historical
Summary
Follow this link for a bird species database.
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Community
EWA Resources
Category
North America, Other (use keywords), Visual/ material/ movement arts, Historical
Summary
Follow this link to find bird pictures from John J. Audubon’s Birds of America collection.
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Community
EWA Resources
Category
Other (use keywords), Visual/ material/ movement arts, Historical
Summary
Follow this link for bird paintings by Edward Lear.
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Community
EWA Resources
Category
Feathers, Historical, Visual/ material/ movement arts, Other (use keywords)
Summary
Follow this link to find bird illustrations made of feathers by Dionisio Minaggio.
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Community
EWA Resources
Category
Historical, Visual/ material/ movement arts, Other (use keywords)
Summary
Follow this link to find pictures of birds from various museum collections.