• Rare Bird Alert: December 9, 2016
    We’re pretty familiar with the continuing rarities in the ABA Area, and not much has changed in a week there. Still continuing are the Amazon Kingfisher (ABA Code 4) in Texas, the Pine Bunting (5) in Alaska, several Western Spindalis (3) and at least one Thick-billed Vireo (4) in Florida,   >>  read more
    By Nate Swick
  • An Opportunity to Help ‘Elepaios in Hawaii
    As many ABA members know, many of the Hawaiian bird species that soon will be added to the ABA checklist are endangered. There are several threats that have contributed to the decline of Hawaiian birds, and the importance of those factors varies among the species. For one of Hawaii’s endangered   >>  read more
    By Nate Swick
  • Introducing ABA Song Bird Coffee from Thanksgiving Coffee
    Just in time for the holidays, the American Birding Association is proud to partner with Thanksgiving Coffee Company to bring you Song Bird Coffee! Song Bird Coffee is delicious, high-quality coffee grown on small farms throughout Central and South America that have been certified as Bird-Friendly by the Smithsonian Migratory   >>  read more
    By Nate Swick