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Armas Hill has presented the "Birdline", originally from Philadelphia, on the phone and internet for over 3 decades, and on the radio in Delaware for about 10 years.

Below, here, are links to previous BIRDLINES and NATURELINES.

And below them, some links to other bird or nature related websites.

The American Woodcock
was the subject of a Birdline on the Radio.
The text of that essay reached from 
the link below for March 2000.

Links on this Page:    

Recent Birdlines & Naturelines  (back into 2011)

Archives, with earlier Birdlines

Links to some other Websites relating to Birds & Other Nature

Other Links:

An Index of Species (of birds & other nature) that have been in Birdlines & Naturelines

Birdline Reader Comments & FONT Tour Participant Testimonials

A List & Photo Gallery of North American Birds, in 6 Parts

A Chronological List of Upcoming FONT Tours  

Click the link below to Howard Eskin's Photo Gallery of Birds during the Dec 2011 Christmas Bird Count at Bombay Hook, Delaware:   



In the FONT website, there is a large collection of over 1,600 photographs of different birds and other nature, but behind the scenes we have even more. 
If you're interested in Armas Hill doing a presentation to your club, organization, or group of any kind, please contact us. It would be his pleasure to do so. 
Topics, among others, include the birds & nature of Brazil, Chile, Iceland, Japan, Costa Rica, and Guatemala & Belize.  

Previous Birdlines & Naturelines:

Birdline, 2012:37  Nov 20:  Hummingbirds from the West, Finches from the North

Birdline & Natureline, 2012:36  Nov 5:  Unusual Birds with an Unusual Storm, Hurricane Sandy

Birdline, 2012:35  Oct 19:  With Thousands of Peregrines & 1 Europe-bound Osprey

Birdline & Natureline, 2012:34  Oct 2:  Gull, Albatross, Crow, Jay, Swift, Owl, all of them butterflies

Birdline & Natureline, 2012:33  Sep 24:  Birds on Far-flung Islands & New York Lakes

Birdline & Natureline, 2012:32  Sep 13:  Caracaras, a Kingbird, Kelp Gull, & more

Birdline & Natureline, 2012:31  Sep 8:  With an Elegant Tern, a lost crow, & a Black Witch

Birdline & Natureline, 2012:30  Aug31:  With Reports noting 2 Oceans & 3 Great Lakes

Birdline & Natureline, 2012:29  Aug 24:  With Lots of Birds, including 10 new Owls, & much more

Birdline & Natureline, 2012:28  Aug 15:  A Gannet, Godwits, a Griffon, & much more

Birdline & Natureline, 2012:22  Jun 6:  Kites, Cranes, a Rail, an Ibis, & a Whale

Birdline & Natureline, 2011:52  Dec 15:  Falcons, now & then, & a Green Sea Turtle

Birdline, 2011:51  Dec 9:  From Midway to a mountain in Maine, & much in between

Birdline & Natureline, 2011:50  Dec 4:  Lots of Bald Eagles, less Florida Jays, & 1 Wolverine

Birdline, 2011:49  Dec 1:  Geese: Pink-footed, Greenland White-fronted, Barnacle, and More

Birdline, 2011:48  Nov 25:  An Albatross, Owls, Hummingbirds, & the Turkey

Birdline, 2011:47  Nov 8:  Including a Red List, & Cranes in Texas & Pennsylvania 

Birdline, 2011:46  Nov 4:  A Booby on its way, a Yellowthroat the wrong way, and More 

Birdline, 2011:45  Oct 31:  Wandering Birds (1 so-named) in North & South America, & Australia 

Birdline, 2011:44  Oct 25:  A Look Back at Last Winter's Bird Counts - Did You Know?

Birdline, 2011:43  Oct 21:  Purple Gallinules, a Violetear, and More

Birdline, 2011:42  Oct 12:  The Remarkable Wheatear & Other Notable Birds

Birdline, 2011:41  Oct 5:  Seabirds, Hummingbirds, Other Birds & some Whales & Butterflies

Birdline, 2011:40  Sep 30:  Migrants, including: Woodpeckers, Hawks, and Birds in the Night

Birdline & Natureline, 2011:39  Sep 25:  A Longspur, and Wolves & Coyotes

Birdline, 2011:38  Sep 20:  Birds Out of Place from the West, North, and South

Birdline, 2011:37  Sep 16:  Another Petrel, a Whimbrel, 60 Hudsonian Godwits, Texas Heat

Birdline, 2011:36  Sep 9:  A Vireo, a Petrel, other birds, and a Supernova

Birdline, 2011:35  Aug 30, updated Sep 5: Bird Sightings resulting from Hurricane/Tropical Storm Irene

Birdline & Natureline, 2011:12  Mar 26  Japan, Pacific Albatrosses, West Indian Frogs

From the Birdline Archives:

Birdline, Jun 13, 2005 & again Jul 27, 2006:  Red Knots in Peril, in Patagonia, & Other Places  

Birdline on the Radio, Mar 8, 2000:  The Woodcock, or "Timber-doodle" 

Birdline on the Radio, Nov 26, 1999:  The Turkey 

Birdline, Dec 1 & 6, 1990:  A Special Feature about the Bald Eagle

Birdline: from January 4 to February 18, 1982:  About the wintering Gyrfalcons in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania



Links to Other Websites Including Regional Sites about Birds & Other Nature:

In Queensland, Australia:


In Chile in South America:


in Colombia in South America:


In Iceland:


In Northern New Jersey, USA:


In Southern New Jersey, USA: 


In Nicaragua:


In North Carolina, USA:


In coastal Texas, USA

relating to the Whooping Crane:

About Birds in General:

the American Bird Conservancy:  www.abcbirds.org 

About some Particular Birds:



Whooping Crane: 


More Links to Other Birding & Nature-related Websites

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