The Fowled Reality crew battled changeable skies, little wind, and some rain to put down 23 birds in the Illinois south central waterfowl zone. Sunday was highlighted by large flocks of ducks pouring in from the north with the arrival of the latest cold front. Here are some highlights! Stay tuned to http://www.FOWLEDREALITY.com for the full webisode this Spring.
Today officially kicks off the fall season. Known as the autumnal equinox, the event occurs when the sun is directly above the Earth’s equator, causing an equal amount of time during the day and night. STORY & COMMENTS
Celebratory fireworks likely sent thousands of discombobulated blackbirds into such a tizzy that they crashed into homes, cars and each other before plummeting to their deaths in central Arkansas, scientists say. Still, officials acknowledge it's unlikely they'll ever pinpoint a cause with certainty. STORY & COMMENTS
Part of the Chicago Sanitary and Ship Canal will be closed to all traffic starting Dec. 2 while maintenance is done at one of two electric barriers in the canal and biologists treat the water with a fish-killing chemical. STORY & COMMENTS