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October 18, 2017

Support Birds With A Bid On "For-ever Ezra"

We're happy to announce that this beautiful, hand-carved sculpture titled "For-ever Ezra", a 1/2-size study of Ezra the Red-tailed Hawk is up for auction by artist David Cohen from now through October 31, 2017. David is a long time Red-tailed hawk cam viewer, and his work is inspired by years of watching Big Red and Ezra raise their chicks on Cornell University campus. He has generously decided to donate the proceeds of the auction to the Cornell Lab of Ornithology. Even if you can't make a bid today, we'd love to hear what you have to say about the piece! To make a bid on and learn more about this amazingly detailed wood carving, visit bit.ly/ezracarving. 

October 18, 2017

Artist Auctions "Reuniting" For The Birds

We're thrilled to promote the auction of another beautiful piece of original art this month. "Reuniting" is the original block print art from the new children's book "A Perfect Day for an Albatross" by author and artist Caren Loebel-Fried. Caren's creations were inspired by her time volunteering to census albatross populations on Midway Atoll, which inhabits seventy-two percent of the world's nesting population of Laysan Albatross. She has generously decided to donate the proceeds of the auction, which will be active through October 31, 2017, to the Cornell Lab of Ornithology. Even if you aren't able to make a bid on this original print, please share what you have to say about the piece! To make a bid and learn more about the this colorful original block print, please visit bit.ly/albatrossart . 

October 18, 2017

Big Red's Bright-eyed Companion Brings Stick To Fernow Nest Area

Have you noticed that Big Red's new companion has a much brighter eyes than our seasoned matriarch? This is typical for young Red-tailed Hawks. Juvenile hawks have yellow eyes that slowly grade to darker brown as they age!