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  • A Bird List with Pictures: Why?
    A review by Rick Wright HBW and BirdLife International Illustrated Checklist of the Birds of the World, by Josep del Hoyo and Nigel J. Collar Lynx Edicions, 2014-2016 2 volumes, 1916 pages—hardcover ABA Sales / Buteo Books HBWCSET In their preliminary remarks to this tally of all the world’s   >>  read more
    By Birding Book Reviews
  • A Stillness Beneath the Waves
    A review by Charles Hagner The Death and Life of the Great Lakes, by Dan Egan W.W. Norton, 2017 364 pages, hardcover I love Lake Michigan. I have driven around its southern end more times than I can recall. I’ve traced its contours from the windows of jet planes. And I’ve   >>  read more
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  • #ABArare – Yellow-breasted Bunting – Newfoundland & Labrador
    On October 16, Vernon Buckle photographed an ABA Code 5 Yellow-breasted Bunting at his feeder in Forteau Bay, on the mainland (Labrador) part of Newfoundland & Labrador. This is a 1st record for the province and for Canada. All previous records of this species come from western Alaska. Photo: Vernon   >>  read more
    By Nate Swick