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Why Do Dippers Dip?
The West's most engaging waterbird routinely dips as fast as once a second, but to what purpose?
When to go, how to get there, and what you'll see along Ohio's magnificent Lake Erie coastline.
For the Birds
The unsung victims of our trade embargo on Cuba may be birds that visit your backyard.
Make a Nestbox a Home
Simple steps you can take this winter to make your nestbox more productive this spring.
Patagonia's Park of Parks
Domain of the largest bird of prey on the planet, Torres del Paine is also one of its greatest places.
Return of the Black-crested
If you've seen a Tufted Titmouse in Texas, you might be able to add another bird to your life list.
Six rules to follow to be a good ambassador for birding.
- Pete Dunne
Up Close and Personal
White-throated Sparrow: our plaintive, delicate whistler.
- George H. Harrison
Those Amazing Birds
Tree-climbing, leaf-eating, slow-flying Hoatzins.
- Eldon Greij
Birds on the Move
The mysterious winter habits of the Great Blue Heron.
- Paul Kerlinger
Fool-proof ways to tell apart the familiar flickers.
- Kenn Kaufman
- Photographs by Brian E. Small
Gardening for Birds
How to assess the growing conditions of your backyard.
- Connie Toops
From the Editor
- Charles J. Hagner
Updates on conservation, research, and organizations.
- Jerome A. Jackson
Books on Birds
- Susan Hunt
Can You Guess Our Home State?
From Our Readers
Letters from our readers
Since You Asked
Questions from our readers
- Julie Craves
From Your Backyard
Anecdotes and photographs from our readers
Photographs from our readers
Holiday Gift Guide
Gifts for the special people in your life
Extra information about this issue's articles and columns
Buyers and Sellers
Caught in the Act
Image by Gary W. Carter