The Smithsonian Migratory Bird Center is dedicated to understanding, conserving and championing the grand phenomenon of bird migration. Founded in 1991, we are located at the Smithsonian's National Zoological Park in Washington, D.C. → Join our Center
The Smithsonian Migratory Bird Center recently published a research article entitled "Causes and Consequences of Partial Migration in a Passerine Bird".
Find out why some skylarks that breed in the Netherlands migrate, some stay put, and some switch it up year-to-year.
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Bird Friendly Producer in Peru's APROSELVA Cooperative: Sr. CONCEPCION ILLANES VICENTE