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37 young Whooping Cranes fledged this year

Canadian wildlife officials counted the youngsters during aerial surveys … Read More “37 young Whooping Cranes fledged this year”

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37 young Whooping Cranes fledged this year

Canadian wildlife officials counted the youngsters during aerial surveys … Read More “37 young Whooping Cranes fledged this year”

Audubon Convention

Top 10 takeaways from the 2019 Audubon Convention

A commitment to diversity, straight talk from Winona LaDuke, and other highlights of the biennial Audubon meeting … Read More “Top 10 takeaways from the 2019 Audubon Convention”

Bird Identification

Snail Kite

Identifying Snail Kite

Use these tips from Kenn Kaufman to spot Snail Kites … Read More “Identifying Snail Kite”

Shorebirds feeding patterns

Keys to identifying shorebirds

Start by learning to recognize the four distinct groups of beach-combers … Read More “Keys to identifying shorebirds”

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Locations & Travel

Honduras: A birder’s view

The Central American country is a meeting point for the birds of the Americas — and a terrific destination for birders … Read More “Honduras: A birder’s view”

16 must-see birding hotspots in southern Ontario

Writer and photographer Jerry Uhlman shares spring hotspots along Canada’s Riviera … Read More “16 must-see birding hotspots in southern Ontario”

Hotspots Near You

We’ve published “Hotspots Near You” since October 2006. In it, we provide up-to-date information from local birders about easily accessible places to watch birds. We offer maps, directions, bird lists, links, contact information, and detailed descriptions of hotspots that are great for birding close to home. Read More “Hotspots Near You”