I'll keep this notice very brief:
Resources from this year's Partners in Flight Conference are available here.
Read the latest news from the Birding CommunityE-Bulletin here.
Even though we don't see many Barn owls here in WI, there are conservation activities aplenty involving this species around the world. Read more at the site of of the Barn Owl Trust.
Read some news from the Smithsonian Migratory Bird Center here.
Then, if you're still in the reading mode, you can read Jeff Wells' Boreal Bird Blog at this link.