Peter Marra (@PeterPMarra )

Peter Marra

Bio Head of @SMBC, @MigConnectivity| #ornithology, #science |views are my own
Location Washington, DC
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Account created 14-07-2017 15:22:22
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iPhone : A story in the NYT Magazine asks, Should some species be allowed to die out? Heres one of the birds we would likely lose if we said yes: the lovely Akohekohe of Hawaii. #NoExtinction (Photo by Jack Jeffrey)

Twitter Web Client : Baby steps but it will happen. Removing cats from the landscape is the right thing to do #ornithology #keepcatsindoors #catwars #conservation…

iPhone : We’re going to play #TrickyBirdID a little early today and tomorrow.
In order to not bump heads w/ #2018mmm
We’ll kick things off at 7:00pm ET tonight!

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iPhone : Ok I’m an ornithologist- true but you can’t help but be impressed by the beauty- the color, texture and pattern of this Asian elephant’s trunk. It’s just amazing. #elephants #ornithology #AnimalsToday

iPhone : Gusts up to 70 mph combined with long term drought and the fact the most folks don’t water there trees leads to havoc. Just one of many towering trees that have toppled. Good thing they didn’t have the extra weight of leaves or snow. #trees #climatechange #ornithology

Twitter Web Client : Exactly - how perfect is this. Birds hate him....and like hell he would have run in there to save anyone...with or without a weapon…

iPhone : Drink Smithsonian Bird friendly Coffee. It makes a difference for all birds, wildlife and the habitat they depend #ornithology WTFH?…

iPhone : .Peter Marra will speak at DelVal on March 6 at 6 p.m. in the LSB auditorium about his book, "Cat Wars: The Devastating Consequences of a Cuddly Killer," as part of the One Health Seminar Series. There will be a book signing after the presentation.

iPhone : Migratory birds need your help today! Tell government decision makers to keep the Migratory Bird Treaty Act strong: #savetheMBTA

(Photo: Snowy Plover by Kacy Ray)

Twitter Web Client : Full access to the Merchants of Doubt in the Free-ranging cat conflict. Spread the word #ornithology #invasivespecies #conservation #keepcatsindoors…