June 2019

 June 2019

Issue Features

Species Profile: The Best Way to See Chimney Swifts by W. Todd Parker

Window on Another World by Deborah Schwabach

Watcher at the Window: Wren Wranch by Julie Zickefoose

Readers Write: The Mouse-eared House Finch by Sharon Gorman

My Backyard: Witness to Northern Cardinal Parenting by Al Mason

Nandina Berries Kill Birds by Jackie Berkebile

Ask Birdsquatch

Short Stories from Al by Al Batt

Is there any bird more difficult to observe than the chimney swift? If you think about it, when was the last time you saw a chimney swift sitting still at close range? If you answered never, you are probably not alone.


Note from WBB: In Memory of Bill Thompson, III
Bird Bites: Plant a Bird Feeder and Discouraging Starlings from Feeders

With deep sadness we announce the passing of WBB's team captain, Bill Thompson, III. BT3 was diagnosed with Stage IV pancreatic cancer on December 16, 2018, and died March 25 at the age of 57.

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