Conservation Is For the Birds

by Jillian Perrine   “I never saw a wild thing sorry for itself. A small bird will drop frozen dead from a bough without ever having felt sorry for itself.” –D.H. Lawrence Though the birds do not feel sorry for themselves, I’ve seen enough birds hurting to pity them plenty. When I think about the…

About the Authors: Jillian Perrine

Jillian Perrine graduated from North Carolina State University with a degree in Agriculture Education. Currently, she teaches high school horticulture in Charlotte, NC. While in Durham, she worked on the raptor team doing raptor care and outreach at Piedmont Wildlife Center. Now, in her free time, Perrine dedicates herself as a transport volunteer at the…