Monthly Archives: February 2010


Featured Blog: Mon@rch’s Nature Blog

Mon@rch’s Nature Blog is well-known to NBN members, and is a perennial favorite of many of us. Tom, aka mon@rch, also maintains birdQUIZ, a fun blog for sharpening your identification skills. He has 16 years of experience in the environmental education and field biology research field. In the early 1990’s, Tom was a volunteer for [...]

Community Bulletin Board – February 14, 2010

Don’t be shy! If you have contests or promotions, want to share a new project you’re involved in, share a cause you believe in, have items you wish to sell, want to solicit feedback from the NBN community, or anything else that might be of interest to our members, don’t hesitate to email me! Submissions [...]

Friday Roundup: February 12, 2010

Sorry I missed the last couple weeks!  To make up for it, here’s a super sized edition of Friday Roundup just begging for a three day weekend to enjoy it (assuming you’re one of the lucky few who have Monday off…). –=====– I and the Bird #118 – Head down under with Duncan of the [...]

Newest Blogs in the Network: 2-10-10

Welcome three of our newest members to the network! I’m sure you’ll enjoy their photos and words as much as I did. For those of you still in the approval queue, my apologies at the delay in processing your membership. No excuses – life happens – and darn how it interferes with blogging. You should [...]

Carny Deadlines: February 9, 2010

Friday Ark #282- to The Modulator by this Thursday, February11 Scientia Pro Publica #21 – to Living the Scientific Life by February 15 An Inordinate Fondness #1 – A new beetle based carnival! Submission to the home site by February 15 I and the Bird #119 – to Somewhere in NJ by February 16 Festival [...]

Featured Blog: Magnificent Frigatebird

This week, I’d like you to meet Amy Evenstad, the blogger of Magnificent Frigatebird and Birdorable.You may remember Birdorable from the Bloggerhead Kingbirds team logo in last week’s feature. I’ll let Amy introduce herself: In 1999 I moved to the Netherlands to live with my future husband. Before that I had never been out of [...]

Community Bulletin Board – February 7, 2010

Don’t be shy! If you have contests or promotions, want to share a new project you’re involved in, share a cause you believe in, have items you wish to sell, want to solicit feedback from the NBN community, or anything else that might be of interest to our members, don’t hesitate to email me! Submissions [...]

New Blog Carnival: An Inordinate Fondness

There are considerably more blogs out there that I would like to read than I feasibly have time to, but one that I do make an effort to keep up with is Beetles in the Bush by Ted MacRae. Ted is an entomologist by profession whose interests lie – as the name of his blog [...]

Newest Blogs in the Network: 2-3-10

Backyard AnneTannes Kruidenklets – a blog (Dutch/English) focusing on native plants, wildlife and biodiversity in an ecological garden in Belgium. Birds Natural World Photography by Bob Sharples – A great collection of natural wildlife pictures from Cornwall Hiking/Outdoors North-Country Ramblings – An account of some walks, camps and bothy trips in the north of the [...]

Carny Deadlines: February 2, 2010

I and the Bird #118 – to Ben Cruachan Blog by the end of the day today! Friday Ark #281- to The Modulator by this Thursday, February 4 Scientia Pro Publica #21 – to Living the Scientific Life by February 15 An Inordinate Fondness #1 – A new beetle based carnival! Submission to the home [...]