black rail

March 29, 2023
Cover art for Eastern Black Rail Management Guidance

Management Guidance for Eastern Black Rail

By: Bryan Watts3/27/23 The eastern black rail has experienced a dramatic decline including both a 450-kilometer contraction of the northern range limit and a hollowing out […]
October 6, 2022
Eastern black rail in marsh.

Chasing Black Rails

By: Bryan Watts10/4/22 It is 2:30 on an April night in 1993 and I am standing on the edge of the Guinea marshes along the western […]
October 4, 2021
An eastern black rail within an inland wetland.

NEW PAPER: Breeding phenology of the eastern black rail

By Bryan Watts10/2/2021 Eastern black rails were listed as Threatened under the Endangered Species Act on 8 October 2020 and are listed as endangered in six […]