Western yellow-billed cuckoo http://kuer.org en Western Yellow-Billed Cuckoo Proposed as Threatened Species http://kuer.org/post/western-yellow-billed-cuckoo-proposed-threatened-species <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>A bird that spends only a few months in Utah each year could potentially change the way riverbank habitats are managed if it’s listed as a threatened species. &nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Western yellow-billed cuckoo lives along river banks in heavy vegetation beneath stands of cottonwood trees.&nbsp; That riparian habitat is disappearing in the West, and that’s why the <a href="http://www.fws.gov/sacramento/outreach/Public-Advisories/WesternYellow-BilledCuckoo/outreach_PA_Western-Yellow-Billed-Cuckoo.htm">U.S. Tue, 22 Oct 2013 18:11:58 +0000 Dan Bammes 37113 at http://kuer.org Western Yellow-Billed Cuckoo Proposed as Threatened Species