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Common Murre. By Ómar Runólfsson - Common Guillemot - Uriae aalge - Langvía (Hringvía)Uploaded by Snowmanradio, CC BY 2.0,

Common Murre

The Common Murre is a large auk. The name “murre” comes from the Cornish word meaning Razorbill, which is a fitting description of this thin-billed bird. The bird was first described in 1763 by Erik Pontoppidan, an author, bishop, historian, and antiquary from Denmark. Photo Credit: Common Guillemot Uriae aalge – Langvía (Hringvía) by Ómar […]

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What to Feed Wild Birds

Many people in North America and around the world have discovered that feeding wild birds is an enjoyable pastime. Unlike some hobbies, this one doesn’t have to be expensive. You will need to build to buy a bird feeder and obtain some bird food. There are several options available to you for where to procure […]