Current Issue: December 2021

 December 2021

Issue Features

Species Profile: Northern Flicker by David M. Bird

Sparrow Basics by Jeffrey Gordon

Know Your Seeds by Deborah Downes

Watcher at the Window: Birch Magic by Julie Zickefoose

10 Things for a Backyard Bird Watcher to Do in Winter by Bill Thompson III & WBB Staff

Short Stories from Al: Window Feeders by Al Batt

Ask Birdsquatch

The most widespread woodpecker species, the northern flicker is distinctive in both coloration and behavior, making it hard to confuse with anything else.

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