Kirtland’s warbler

Feds propose dropping songbird from endangered species list

(U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service)TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. — The Kirtland’s warbler, a colorful songbird that was nearly wiped out by habitat loss and a wily rival, has bounced back and is ready for removal from the endangered species list, federal officials said. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service proposed dropping legal protections for the warbler but acknowledged efforts will be…