2009 Birding Archive & Web Extras

Vol. 41, No. 6 November 2009

Vol. 41, No. 6
November 2009

About the cover

Table of Contents [PDF: 154k]

A Birding Interview with Bill Pranty [PDF: 331k]

People and Places [PDF: 141k]

Sightings [PDF: 259k]
Mid-September to Early October 2009

News and Notes by Paul Hess [PDF: 235k]
“Lilian’s” Meadowlark ~ Birds’ Winter Distributions
Icterids’ Colors and Songs ~ Aimophila and Pipilo

Annual Report of the ABA Checklist Committee 2008-2009 [PDF: 1.6M] by Bill Pranty, et al.

The Purpose of Field Guides: Taxonomy vs. Utility? [PDF: 577k] by Steve N. G. Howell, et al.

WebExtra
Snowcock Release: The Beginnings – Additional Content

Photo Quiz Answers by Ted Floyd, Cameron Cox, Saraiya Ruano, and Paul Hess [PDF: 474k]
Headless Birds

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Vol. 41, No. 5 September 2009Vol. 41, No. 5
September 2009

About the cover

Table of Contents [PDF: 267k]

A Birding Interview with Stephen Kress [PDF: 146k]

People and Places [PDF: 279k]

Sightings [PDF: 322k]
Mid-July to Early August 2009

News and Notes by Paul Hess [PDF: 354k]
Ruffs: A Unique Male Trio ~ New Scrub-Jay Species?
Tracking Songbirds’ Travels ~ Conserving the “Fool Hen”

The Alternate Plumage of the Ruby-throated Hummingbird [PDF: 525k] by Donna L. Dittmann and Steven W. Cardiff

WebExtra [PDF: 1.7M]
Ruby-throated Hummingbird – Additional Content

“Full-Contact” Birding in the Tropics [PDF: 1.5M]
Notes from a Crabby Birder

Photo Quiz Answers by Cameron Cox, Thomas B. Johnson, Luke DeCicco, and Neil Gilbert [PDF: 155k]
Birds in Flight

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Vol. 41, No. 4 July 2009Vol. 41, No. 4
July 2009

About the cover

Table of Contents [PDF: 318k]

A Birding Interview with Jessie Barry [PDF: 177k]

Sightings [PDF: 345k]
Mid-May to Early June 2009

News and Notes by Paul Hess [PDF: 360k]
New Crossbill Species ~ Birds of Northern Sonora
Loggerhead Shrike Recovery ~ Clutch Size Variation

Active Flight Feather Molt in Migrating North American Raptors [PDF: 1.8M] by Brian L. Sullivan and Jerry Liguori

Forum: The Pyle Guide Part II [PDF: 1.1M]
Serious Fun for Serious (Often Young) Birders

Photo Quiz Answers by Jerry Liguori [PDF: 113k]
Distant Raptors

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Vol. 41, No. 3 May 2009Vol. 41, No. 3
May 2009

About the cover

Table of Contents [PDF: 238k]

A Birding Interview with Donald Kroodsma [PDF: 124k]

WebExtra
Interview with Donald Kroodsma – Additional Content

Sightings [PDF: 465k]
Mid-March to Early April 2009

News and Notes by Paul Hess [PDF: 360k]
Yellow-throated Warbler Subspecies ~ Geese from Greenland
Cuckoos and Gypsy Moths ~ Least Tern Conservation

Forum: The Future of Birding [PDF: 1.3M]

2008 ABA Young Birder Conferece – Minot, ND – 17–22 June 2008 compiled by Jane Kostenko [PDF: 2.9M]

Photo Quiz Answers by Cameron Cox [PDF: 221k]
Age, Sex, Plumage

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Vol. 41, No. 2 March 2009Vol. 41, No. 2
March 2009

About the cover

Table of Contents [PDF: 153k]

A Birding Interview with Richard C. Banks [PDF: 130k]

Sightings [PDF: 304k]
Mid-January to Early February 2009

News and Notes by Paul Hess [PDF: 350k]
Eskimo Curlew Revisited ~ Finding Worthen’s Sparrow
Evening Grosbeak Decline ~ Song Sparrow Varieties

Identifying Empidonax Flycatchers: The Ratio Approach by Forrest Rowland [PDF: 1.7M]

The Descending Cackle: Reflections on Finding a Yellow Rail by Eric Salzman [PDF: 1.1M]

Photo Quiz Answers by Michael L. P. Retter [PDF: 221k]
Next up for Texas?

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Vol. 41, No. 1 January 2009Vol. 41, No. 1
January 2009

About the cover

Table of Contents [PDF: 388k]

A Birding Interview with Will Russell [PDF: 119k]

Sightings [PDF: 249k]
Mid-November to Early December 2008

News and Notes by Paul Hess [PDF: 336k]
“Deep” Avian Relationships ~ Black Swift Nests
Yellow Warbler Life History ~ Staring at Starlings

Extreme Variation in the Tails of Adult Harlan’s Hawks by William S. Clark [PDF: 2.6M]

WebExtra [PDF: 1.5M]
Harlan’s Hawk – Additional Content

The Azores: A View from the ABA Area by Luís Gordinho [PDF: 1.4M]

WebExtra [PDF: 315k]
The Azores – Additional Content

Photo Quiz Answers by Rick Wright [PDF: 232k]
Auspex

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