From the Editor
Earth to Congress: Help!
Are members of Congress not aware of the twin emergencies of climate change and the extinction crisis?
A passion for Prothonotaries
Why birders in Jackson, Mississippi, pay close attention to the breeding success of their local Prothonotary Warblers.
Surrounded on Pipeline Road
Army ants cornered a birding group along Panama’s famed hotspot, leading to a bevy of bird sightings.
How to continue feeding birds after the weather warms up.
Birder at Large
A harvest of audio riches
To enjoy a lifetime of birding memories, enhance your skills at identifying birds by sound.
Tips for identifying the various plumages and distinguishing the species from Tree Swallow.
Why it’s worth learning about the variety of colors and patterns that appear on a bird’s folded wing.
The home field advantage
How to get started photographing birds in your yard and why it’s worth the effort.