Why Are Hundreds Of Birds Perched On Natomas Power Lines?

Birds of a feather are certainly flocking together on three power lines in Natomas, just off of westbound Interstate 80.


egret invasion

Egret Invasion: Natomas Neighborhood Facing Bird Droppings, Birds Dropping

The next time you’re in Natomas, especially in front of the River Glen Apartment Complex, you may want to look up, and it’s not to dodge rain drops.


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Non-Profit Bird Sanctuary Running Low On Funds May Have To Euthanize Animals

They’re a non-profit animal sanctuary with the mission of rehabilitating and releasing local wildlife. But now the Wildlife Care Association may be forced to euthanize the same animals they’ve rescued.


Baby Duck Hatches

26 Days Later: Miracle Duckling Hatches From Dead Mother’s Egg

X-rays showed the duck had a broken spine, but also something else—an egg ready to be laid. Unfortunately, the mama was hurt too badly to make it, but vets removed the egg and hoped for the best.


Cormorants nesting on the old Eastern Span of the Bay Bridge. (Caltrans/CBS)

Caltrans Trying To Lure Nesting Birds To New Bay Bridge

In the steel rafters of the old Bay Bridge, a flock of fowl you may never have noticed has built its home; but those homes will have to come down as the old section of roadway is replaced.


Animal Outreach

Dog-Friendliest Workplaces In Sacramento

Studies show that having pets in the workplace can be a win-win for both employees and for the company for which they work.


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Plane Makes Emergency Landing After Hitting Bird At Sacramento International Airport

A Southwest Airlines flight has landed safely after hitting a bird at Sacramento International Airport.



Birds Are Back At Natomas Shopping Center

The little black birds are everywhere at a Natomas shopping center and they are leaving their mark.


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Birds Invade Sacramento County Apartment Complex

The signs are everywhere that a Sacramento County apartment complex is going to the birds.


Photo Credit: Walt Carnahan – Sierra Foothills Audubon Society

Birding Through the Sacramento Region

We live under the Great Pacific Flyway. Over 250 species of birds migrate from winter havens in South and Central America en route to summers in Alaska. Other feathered residents live here year-round.


File photo of chickens. (Credit: AP Photo/Bob Edme)

Sacramento City Council Approves Backyard Chickens

Sacramentans will be able to keep their chickens.