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Bird Bill Deformities - Julie Craves of Rogue River Bird Observatory has compiled historic and current records of beak deformities in passerine species.

Falcon Research Group - Bud Anderson and others are investigating a cluster of hawks with beak deformities in Washington State. 

British Trust for OrnithologyBTO has started the Big Garden Beak Watch program in response to similar beak deformities reported in Europe. 

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Small bird on a suet ball

Black-capped Chickadee climbing on a suet ball with crossed beak. ​​​​​​​(Credit: Joy Geiselman, USGS, Alaska Science Center. Public domain.)