In 2008 Alan Davies and Ruth Miller set a new record for the highest number of bird species recorded in a single year. Now they discuss their perfect birding year.
Many birders don’t realize that prime hawk-watching sites span the length and breadth of the country from frigid Alaska to the tropical reaches of Texas and Florida.
While birding in Oaxaca, Mexico, Sandra enjoy crippling looks at a Townsend’s Warbler and a FIRST RECORD for White-crowned Sparrow.
Birding Old Port Isabel Road in South Texas is likely to uncover some of the region’s most enigmatic raptor species.
This year, the Rio Grande Valley Birding Festival celebrates its 20th year, and takes place in Harlingen, Texas from November 6 – 10th. “You REALLY ought to get the Rio Grande Valley Birding festival, Laura,” said a friend of mine years ago. “It’s one of the biggest festivals of the year, it attracts great people… Read more
When you say Aransas National Wildlife Refuge, most birders think of Whooping Cranes. But the refuge offers much more.
Birding trip report for the Rio Grande valley in Texas, February 24 – March 3, 2012 (High Lonesome BirdTours)