Return of short-distance migrant to woodlands and wet meadows is a rite of spring.
Bob Dolgan
Habitat addition adds 3.1 acres to Montrose Beach Dunes, provides barrier to erosion and stores precious carbon in the fight against climate change
Bob Dolgan
The Short-eared Owl doesn’t actually have short ears. It has tiny feathered tufts on the top of its head that are only occasionally visible. Though its…
Bob Dolgan
Our smallest falcon is shrinking in numbers; here's how to help.
Bob Dolgan
What are the connections between bird watchers, supporting local brewpubs, and exploring new habitats?
Brian "Fox" Ellis
Short-eared Owl by Shari McCollough In Indiana and Illinois, they’re endangered species. Short-eared Owls are birds of open country in nearly all latit…
Bob Dolgan
Sandhill Crane by Shari McCollough This matchup is a study in contrasts. As much as Sandhill Crane numbers are increasing, American Kestrels sadly are …
Bob Dolgan
American Woodcock by Shari McCollough What can be said about these two that hasn’t already been said? Winter Wren romped to a surprisingly easy win ove…
Bob Dolgan
Golden-crowned Kinglet by Shari McCollough I’ve been saying throughout this March Migration Madness that kinglets have a loyal following. They’re a bir…
Bob Dolgan
How has the past year changed your backyard birding habits for the better?
Brian "Fox" Ellis
Yesterday we had Sandhill Crane advance to the Feathered Four in a walk over Northern Pintail. Today’s matchup is going to be close. Eastern Towhee com…
Bob Dolgan
Photo by Shari McCollough Northern Pintail surprised most everyone when it topped American White Pelican in the first round. So it’s best not to write …
Bob Dolgan