Bird

A hummingbird flies in a garden. (credit: LUIS ACOSTA/AFP/Getty Images)

Lost Hummingbird Gets Lift From St. Paul To Texas

A rufous hummingbird has finally made its way south for the winter after accidentally ending up in Minnesota.

11/24/2014

(credit: CBS 11 News)

Wildlife Responders Clean Birds In Harm’s Way After Spill

Tuesday afternoon, the Coast Guard says it’s reopened the Houston Ship Channel to limited traffic, after an oil spill three days ago.

03/25/2014

(credit: American Airlines)

Dallas-Bound AA Flight Hits Bird, Makes Emergency Landing

A Dallas-bound American Airlines flight from Tulsa, turned around and made an emergency landing after hitting a bird.

03/14/2014

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Crews Cleaning Up Egret Mess At Fort Worth Park

The city parks department is cleaning up a foul smelling mess left by some Egrets in a Fort Worth neighborhood.

09/30/2013

(credit: Kathy Keatley Garvey, UC Davis Dept. of Entomology)

Fewer Birds May Explain Fewer West Nile Cases

Scientists say a lower bird population in North Texas this summer may explain why there haven’t been more human cases of the virus.

CBS 11–07/04/2013

A picture of Curly, a Green Winged Macaw. (credit: Summer Adventures in Fair Park)

Stand Down! Wayward Macaw Located In The M Streets

After flying off on a ‘staycation’ of sorts, the feathered friend who escaped from Summer Adventures in Fair Park has been found.

CBSDFW.COM–06/14/2013

(credit: Fort Worth Zoo)

BOLO For Owl Missing From Fort Worth Zoo

Residents of North Texas are being asked to be on the lookout! But this time the escapee is of the feathered persuasion. A flying resident of the Fort Worth Zoo has escaped.

CBSDFW.COM–05/27/2013

An Egret. (Credit: Getty Images)

Fort Worth Homeowners Regret Egrets

Months after they’ve left the normally manicured neighborhood along Tanglewood Trail in Fort Worth, you can still see the clusters of abandoned egret nests in the high branches of the old trees. And landscaping in the shade of the trees still won’t grow because of the birds’ droppings.

11/02/2012

The before and after picture of the dead white-winged dove Ryan Adams found in his yard. (credit: Ryan Adams)

Dove Dinner Lands Texas Man In Hot Water With Law

A Texas man is in hot water with the law after cooking and eating a dove that had flown against the side of his home, broke its neck and died.

KRLD–10/11/2012

An Egret. (Credit: Getty Images)

Egrets Return To North Texas, Landing In Fort Worth

Egrets, the migratory birds known by many for the trouble they caused a Carrollton neighborhood last fall, have made a new home in Fort Worth.

06/09/2012

A parrot prepares to fly from it's nest. (credit: Deshakalyan Chowdhury/AFP/Getty Images)

Texas Man Caught Smuggling Birds In Pants

A Texas man caught trying to smuggle baby parrots back from Mexico by putting the birds in his pants has been fined more than $2,600.

03/30/2012

An Egret. (Credit: Getty Images)

Carrollton Residents Fighting Egret Migration

Egrets and Herons are back in North Texas. For one Carrollton neighborhood, that can only mean one thing – the battle is on.

03/22/2012

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