2006 Birding Archive & Web Extras

Vol. 38, No. 6 Nov/Dec 2006

Vol. 38, No. 6
Nov/Dec 2006

About the cover

Table of Contents [PDF: 189k]

Editorial by Ted Floyd [PDF: 191k]
The History of Birding Part VI. 2001-2006

Flight Path [PDF: 374k]
Annual Report of the ABA Checklist Committee: 2006

News and Notes by Paul Hess [PDF: 362k]
Seeing Subspecies in a Genetic Light ~ Blackcaps Reveal Evolution in Action
Convergent Plumage in Two Woodpeckers ~ Marbled Murrelet in Dietary Trouble

Contributions to our Knowledge of Molt in the Calliope Hummingbird by Donna L. Dittmann and Dennis K. Demcheck [PDF: 1.5M]

Identification of “Black Petrels”, Genus Procellaria by Steve N. G. Howell [PDF: 3.2M]

WebExtra [PDF: 2.4M]
Black Petrels – Additional Content


asdfVol. 38, No. 5
Sep/Oct 2006

Table of Contents [PDF: 219k]

Editorial by Ted Floyd [PDF: 111k]
The History of Birding Part V. 1994-2000

News and Notes by Paul Hess [PDF: 339k]
Find Expert Help on ID-Frontiers ~ Major Revision of Gull Taxonomy (WebExtra)
Birds Face Threat in Oak Woodlands ~ Ovenbirds Nesting in Unusual Habitat

WebExtra [PDF: 30k]
A complete enumeration of the 53 species in the Pons et al. study

Autumn Plumages from the Bering Sea Region, Alaska by Paul Lehman [PDF: 2.3M]

Advances in the Field Identification of North American Dowitchers by Cin-Ty Lee and Andrew Birch [PDF: 795k]


Vol. 38, No. 4 Jul/Aug 2006Vol. 38, No. 4
Jul/Aug 2006

Table of Contents [PDF: 165k]

Editorial by Ted Floyd [PDF: 201k]
The History of Birding Part IV. 1988-1993

News and Notes by Paul Hess [PDF: 238k]
Forest Birds Face Risk of Mercury ~ Chandler S. Robbins: Sixty Visionary Years
Relationships in the Paridae ~ Bill Adaptations in Marsh Sparrows

Flight Path [PDF: 206k]
Inside the ABA Checklist Committee: Who, What, and Why by Bill Pranty

Monitoring Needs of North America’s Landbirds by Terry Rich [PDF: 1.8M]

Long-distance Conservation [PDF: 905k]
National Zoo Holds Hope for the Micronesian Kingfisher by John Gibbons


Vol. 38, No. 3 May/Jun 2006Vol. 38, No. 3
May/Jun 2006

Table of Contents [PDF: 232k]

Editorial by Ted Floyd [PDF: 191k]
The History of Birding Part III. 1981-1987

News and Notes by Paul Hess [PDF: 266k]
New Splits in Britain ~ Flight Call Research
Marsh-nesting Oystercatchers ~ Taxonomy for Birders

Flight Path [PDF: 525k]
The Bird Conservation Alliance: Saving Birds, Together by Alicia Craig

Subspecific Identification of the Willet “Catoptrophorus semipalmatus” by Michael O’Brien [PDF: 2.4M]

Tales from the Cryptic Species by Alvaro Jaramillo [PDF: 1.4M]


Vol. 38, No. 2 Mar/Apr 2006Vol. 38, No. 2
Mar/Apr 2006

Table of Contents [PDF: 191k]

Editorial by Ted Floyd [PDF: 86k]
The History of Birding Part II. 1975-1980

News and Notes by Paul Hess [PDF: 397k]
House Sparrows Across the Sea ~ Chickadee Hybrids in a Narrow Zone
Island Scrub-Jay: A True Isolationist ~ Arctic Seabirds Carry Pollutants

Flight Path [PDF: 222k]
The Neotropical Companion Translation Project by Alvaro Jaramillo, John Kricher and Betty Petersen

Madrid: Hot Birding, Closer Than Expected by Howard Youth [PDF: 1.1M]

Getting Serious about Birding in China by Lin Jianyang [PDF: 1.8M]


Vol. 38, No. 1 Jan/Feb 2006	Vol. 38, No. 1
Jan/Feb 2006

Table of Contents [PDF: 240k]

Editorial by Ted Floyd [PDF: 128k]
The History of Birding Part I. 1968-1974

News and Notes by Paul Hess [PDF: 340k]
Chestnut-collared Longspur Habitat ~ How Tropicbirds Behave at Sea
A Junco’s Assets: His Tail and Size ~ Checklist Change Cuts a Wagtail

Flight Path [PDF: 494k]
2005 ABA Checklist Report by ABA Checklist Committee

Fire in the Tallgrass Prairie by Dan L. Reinking [PDF: 2.4M]

The Howdy Owl & the Prairie Dog by Paul A. Johnsgard [PDF: 2.1M]