Special features

In-depth articles about birds, bird behavior, birding, and birdwatchers. From the pages of BirdWatching magazine.



Why sapsuckers often choose to make their nests in living, not dead, trees — and aspens in particular
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A time to kill?


How the Barred Owl’s success in the Pacific Northwest is forcing managers to think the unthinkable Read More

Arizona’s super six


The six warblers that breed primarily in the Grand Canyon State are beautiful, fun to watch, even a little odd — and you can find them all on one mountain Read More