Rescued Sparrow Flies Home to Adoptive Parents Every NightA couple who recently moved into a new home discovered a baby sparrow that had fallen out of her nest. They took the bird in and named her Sandy. But even though she has the freedom to fly with the other birds in the neighborhood all day long, every night, Sandy returns home to Sierra and Doug.
Tribute In Light 9/11 Memorial Turned Off Repeatedly As Birds Get Stuck In Soaring BeamsThe Tribute in Light memorial to the victims of the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks was briefly turned off twice Friday night, after birds became trapped in the beams of light.
Not All Residents On Board With Plan To Spray Away Birds In NutleyThe township hired a company called Bird Doctor Nationwide to shoo away the thousands of birds that have been taking up residence at DeMuro Park.
NYC's 5 Best Spots For BirdwatchingWe’re not talking about pigeons. Thanks to a unique combination of natural features and resources, the NYC area welcomes a variety of birds both seasonally and year-round. Read on for some of the city’s most scenic spots to see winged creatures.
Bronx Zoo Set To Host Special Birdwatching Eventhe Bronx Zoo this weekend is showing off its birds – not just the ones the zoo keeps, but the ones who are merely passing through too.
Birds Slam Into Windows, Leave Long Island Couple Lying AwakeIt has been a full week of rude awakenings for a Long Island couple, who said their home has been under siege by a group of birds slamming into their windows over and over again.
Town Of Hempstead Outlaws Large-Scale Bird FeedingsThe Hempstead Town Board voted uananimously Tuesday for a law that targets property owners who attract many birds with large amounts of food.
Seaford Residents Say Neighborhood Feeding Frenzies Are For The BirdsNeighbors complained that the feed attracts hundreds of geese, seagulls, pigeons, ducks, and swans that leave the neighborhood looking and smelling foul.
Upper East Side Woman Helps Save Injured HawkA red-tailed hawk crashed into a window at a high-rise apartment building.
L.I. Students Pitch In To Protect Endangered BirdsA group of children from Roosevelt, N.Y., designed colorful signs that now line Lido Beach, reading "Protect Nature," "Caution: Bird Nesting Area," and "Help Us."
Residents Concerned Netting At South Amboy Park Is Responsible For Killing BirdsNetting under gazebos at the Raritan Bay Waterfront Park in South Amboy is meant to keep birds from getting in and nesting. One couple said the netting has led to the deaths of dozens of birds.
Inaccessible New York Earth Day Special: The 5 Boro Green Roof GardenIn our series, Inaccessible New York, we've been visiting places that are off limits to the public. Well, this one has a twist.