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  • Happening NOW: Dickcissels on the Move
    Dickcissel is a summertime staple of America’s Heartland. However, it has also garnered a reputation for being nomadic and unpredictable, and in some years will wander in large numbers well beyond the prairie. It appears that 2017 is shaping up to be a prime example of such a movement. Here   >>  read more
    By Tom Reed
  • Rare Bird Alert: June 23, 2017
    The hot part of the year is upon us, but now that the solstice is past we can start to look forward to fall migration and six months of southbound birds. But perhaps not yet, as Alaska is still holding on to spring migrating vagrants including continuing Marsh Sandpiper (ABA   >>  read more
    By Nate Swick
  • 2017 Bird of the Year T-Shirts are Here! Pre-order Now!
    The ABA 2017 Bird of the Year T-shirts are here, with more great designs from Paul Riss and Rachel Riorden of PRBY apparel! We’ll be selling them directly through the ABA’s shop this time around, so we need to get an idea of how many shirts we need to stock.   >>  read more
    By Nate Swick