birds

Upland game clinic coming to Hastings Island

If you mention upland game hunting, the first thing that comes to mind is pheasant, those imported, colorful Chinese chickens. But upland game consists of many more types of birds, ...

First West Nile positive bird in Placer County District asks residents to watch for dead birds

The first bird in Placer County to test positive this year for West Nile virus has been found in Rocklin. "Dead birds provide an early indication of where virus activity is increas ...

Count Lincoln area in coast-to-coast bird tally

By Gus Thomson Gold Country News Service Some Placer County residents were taking a census of a different kind over the past four days. The Sierra Foothills chapter of the Audub ...