I just recently bought a cheap digital camera (40 dollars USA) and want to convert my thousands of 35mm and 126 slides to digital cd's. What is the cheapest way to do this since I do not have a scanner and I am on a very tight budget. I live in the USA.
Can I do this using the cheap digital...
Bald eagles gather along the Missouri River
By MICHAEL BABCOCK, Tribune Outdoor Editor
"Observant motorists might see the big raptors perched in leafless trees along River Drive, flying along the river...
I'm very much a beginner to drawing of any kind. I've tried to 'paint' birds in colored penci, but so far it is not going very well. They all look like a five yr old did them. Are there any drawing forums just for beginners, those who have reached adulthood without doing ANY drawing before...
nature: where to watch the eagles
Prairie du Sac WI
Red Wing MN
"Winter is the best time to see eagles. . .For the best luck seeing eagles, go early in the day or late in the afternoon. . .
Minnesota nest could swing bald eagles' status
A landowner's suit is speeding the pace for taking them off the
endangered species list.
Tom Meersman, Star Tribune
The lakeshore land in central Minnesota had been in Edmund Contoski's
I have enjoyed viewing all of the excellent photos of birds that are posted on BirdForum. But I'm curious about just how many times an effort to get that perfect photo has failed to happen despite having the opportunity to view the bird for an extended period of time.
I would be interested in...
6.6 Earthquake hits Hawaii's Big Island
"The quake occurred at 7:07 a.m. local time, 10 miles north-northwest of Kailua Kona, a town on the west coast of the Big Island"
Edited to add: I just heard that the quake had been up-graded to 6.6.
Most wildlife believed to have fled Day Fire
Los Angeles Daily News, CA - Sep 23, 2006
"In the case of a flightless condor chick living in a cliff-side cave in the Sespe Condor Sanctuary, biologists think the fire and smoke were too far away to...
"MINNEAPOLIS - A federal judge on Thursday ordered the
Department of Interior to remove the bald eagle from the list of endangered species by Feb. 16 unless persuasive evidence is presented of the need for limited...
The article tells about how he began his birding career by:
"Accompanying his four sons as they hiked about earning their Boy Scout bird-watching merit badges, Winter began
hearing songs and seeing colors and forms that...
01:00 AM EDT on Monday, July 4, 2005
"Now new legislation -- the protective-sounding Threatened and Endangered Species Recovery Act, of 2005 -- would impose a bureaucratic overlay to...
I just found this forum about 2 days ago. My main bird interests are the American Bald Eagle and the Newly found Ivory Billed Woodpecker.
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