Birding

How to Keep Your Hummingbird Feeder Free from Pests

How to Keep Your Hummingbird Feeder Free from Pests

— A few small steps can protect your nectar from bears and insects.
Hello, Mountain-gem! The 2019 Update To North American Bird Names Is Here.

Hello, Mountain-gem! The 2019 Update To North American Bird Names Is Here.

— An emerging duck trio and some other new labels to consider.
Pale Male Is a Legend—But Is He Still Alive?

Pale Male Is a Legend—But Is He Still Alive?

— Some believe New York City's famous Red-tailed Hawk is a survivor extraordinaire. Not a chance, others say.
Exotic Parrot Colonies Are Flourishing Across the Country

Exotic Parrot Colonies Are Flourishing Across the Country

— From Los Angeles to Miami, feral parrots have become a common sight. Are they invasive pests, or a conservation boon?
Four Live Streams That Let You Get Close to Campus Raptors

Four Live Streams That Let You Get Close to Campus Raptors

— Students and the public are getting free, front-row seats to the nesting action of Red-tailed Hawks, Peregrine Falcons, and Osprey.
13 Fun Bird Events to Fill Your Summer Calendars

13 Fun Bird Events to Fill Your Summer Calendars

— From birding festivals to exhibits, the coming months offer an array of activities for avian aficionados.
How ‘Game of Thrones’ Gets Packed With Birds (and Not Just Ravens)

How ‘Game of Thrones’ Gets Packed With Birds (and Not Just Ravens)

— Come to meet the man who puts Prothonotary Warbler calls in Kings Landing. Stay for a bonus field guide to the birdlife of Westeros.
Six Eye-Catching Warblers That Deserve Your Attention

Six Eye-Catching Warblers That Deserve Your Attention

— Spring is the ideal season to spot songbirds of every hue. Here’s your introduction to a common North American family.
When Women Run the Bird World

When Women Run the Bird World

— For decades female birders have been the silent majority. Now they’re starting their own movements to transform a privileged culture.
A Birder's Workout Guide for Preventing Warbler Neck

A Birder's Workout Guide for Preventing Warbler Neck

— Feeling the burn during migration? Build your core muscles with these six expert-approved exercises.
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