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Boreal Chickadee
Poecile hudsonica
An estimated 88% of the species' North American population breeds within the Boreal Forest.
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03.30.14 Polar Vortex Impacts Birds, Emphasizes Need to Protect Their Summer Home
Article in Buffalo News >
On the BSI Blog >



03.18.14 New Movie Highlights Canada's 'Cold Amazon', the Mackenzie River Basin
Read/Watch on the BSI Blog >
Background from Gordon Foundation >



02.20.14 New Satellite Mapping Initiative Tracks Forest Loss/Gains in Near Real Time
Global Forest Watch Release [PDF]>
Article in The Guardian >



01.29.14 Quebec Citizens Want More Boreal Forest Protected, Constrasts Recent Government Wavering
Translated La Presse Article [PDF] >
Article in French [PDF] >



01.06.14 We Count Off the Top 10 Stories Affecting the Boreal Forest to Look for in 2014
View Top 10 List >
Article in CBC News >


Boreal Contains Most Freshwater on Earth:
Report: Waterways Vital for Global Ecosystems
Historic Boreal Forest Deal Signed:
Industry, Environmental Groups Find Middle Ground
Boreal Forest Key to Fighting Climate Change:
Report Finds Boreal Forests Store Tons of Carbon
Boreal Bird Petition Given to Canadian Gov't:
60,000 Ask for Increased Habitat Protection
Letter from Scientists: 1,500 scientists worldwide sign letter to Canadian Gov't about Boreal Forest

Boreal Bird Blog by Jeff Wells, PhD

NEW Apr 7:
Polar Vortex Effect on Birds Not Over >

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