August 2017

 August 2017

Issue Features

Cover Story: The Diversity of Hummingbirds by Dawn Hewitt

Watcher at the Window: Mystery on a Hay Bale by Julie Zickefoose

Readers Write: Hummingbird Rescue by Christa Hanson

My Backyard: Houston, Texas: Birds Thrive Throughout the Seasons by Gary Clark

A House Is Not a Home by Hank Weber

Ask Birdsquatch: Dust-up Mystery, Hummer Bummer

Short Stories from Al by Al Batt

A black-chinned hummingbird sips nectar from a backyard flower. Photo by Adobe stock.


Editor's Note

BIRDBites: Learn about deterring ants and bees at hummingbird feeders, and the subtle differences between black-capped and Carolina chickadees.


Left: Black-capped chickadee. Right: Carolina chickadee. Photos by Minette Layne, Wikimedia.

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