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  • Blog Birding #286
    It’s peak time for Common Nighthawk migration across much of the continent. Finding them can be as easy as sticking your head out the window at sundown, but Don and Lilian Stokes have some more specific tips. Common Nighthawk migration is in full swing here in New England. We have   >>  read more
    By Nate Swick
  • Get Your 2016 Limited Edition ABA Bird of the Year T-Shirt NOW!
    We’re excited to announce that, once again, we’re offering limited edition Bird of the Year T-shirts, this time featuring the 2016 BOY Chestnut-collared Longspur! Designed by Toronto-based graphic artist and ABA board member Paul Riss, and his partner Rachel of PRBY Apparel these t-shirts are only available through pre-order. If   >>  read more
    By Nate Swick
  • Photo Quiz: August 2016 Birding
    Photo by © Tara Tanaka. This photo, by itself, isn’t all that hard. We’ll even tell you what it is: It’s an Eastern Phoebe. But there’s a hitch. Of course. The quiz question isn’t: What’s this bird? Instead: What bird is the Eastern Phoebe frequently mistaken for, especially in winter?   >>  read more
    By Ted Floyd