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Secretive Heron of the Gallery Forest

Herons, egrets, and storks are always fun birds to observe and photograph….

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Jaguar, Star of the Pantanal

A major target and highlight of Wildside’s Pantanal tour is Jaguar –…

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IN THE BACKYARD : Philadelphia late-July

Philadelphia has been hot and humid this July, but nature continues her…

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IN THE BACKYARD : Philadelphia early-July

Over the long July 4th weekend I enjoyed relaxing in our backyard…

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Encounter with a Gila Monster

Southeast Arizona is celebrated among US birders for the number of regional…

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IN THE BACKYARD : Philadelphia late-June

June is the month for breeding bird activity in Philadelphia. A nice…

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What’s in a Name: Puffin Puffinus

July 3rd was World Seabird Day, and Chris Brown posted a great…

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Every Auk Has Its Day

“Prophet-like, that lone one stood.” – From the account of the capture…

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My Piece of Paradise: Trinidad & Tobago

Written by Roger Neckles   Trinidad and Tobago (T&T) is a blessed…

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Endemics of the United States Lower 48

An endemic species is one that is only found within specifically-defined boundaries,…

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What’s in a Name: A Perfect Pair

In nomenclature of United States birds, there are two husband-wife couples for…

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World Rainforest Day 2020

The “lungs of the earth” circle the globe, forming a green belt…

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GREAT GRAY OWL FLEDGLINGS

Vast Ponderosa Pine forest broken up by wildflower-filled meadows cover the Cascades…

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World Albatross Day 2020

A boat trip on the open ocean is like visiting a new…

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Woodcock Wander

I have a great affinity for birds that can blend easily into…

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IN THE BACKYARD: Philadelphia early-June

June is the month for breeding bird activity, and my backyard hosts…

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SPECIES SPOTLIGHT: GAMBEL’S QUAIL

One perk of being “stuck” at home for the last few months…

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SPECIES SPOTLIGHT: RIDGWAY’S RAIL

The name Ridgway’s Rail may be unfamiliar to many birders because it…

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SPECIES SPOTLIGHT: Ruff Trifecta!

As birders we are all about finding the new bird – for…

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Savanna Scavengers

Across the wild landscape of Africa, life and death are in constant…

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World Tourism Day

World Tourism Day celebrated every September 27, was established to create awareness…

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Great White Heron Out-of-Bounds

Most birders love surprises, especially the kind that involve a rare bird…

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Flashing Mockingbird

One of my favorite local birding spots is a stretch of the…

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When a Gray Catbird isn’t Gray

A friend notified me that he had seen an odd looking bird…

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The Strange Shoebill

Rare and elusive, the inconceivable Shoebill is a bird to behold. The…

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Tracking Mountain Gorillas in Uganda

Tracking Mountains Gorillas in the mountains of southwest Uganda, in Bwindi Impenetrable…

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IN THE BACKYARD : Philadelphia – May

May is migration month in the Philadelphia area, and it was a…

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eBird Tips & Tricks: Have checklists shared automatically!

Our birding tours are thoroughly documented through eBird checklists by our guides….

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Red Knots on the Delaware Bayshore

May is a month when millions of shorebirds undertake a tremendous migratory…

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Marsh Magic at Dixon Meadow Preserve

Build it and they will come.  This rings true at Dixon Meadow…

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