ABA 2018-02-22T11:08:55+00:00

  • Rare Bird Alert: February 23, 2018

    Continuing rarities in the ABA Area are once again highlighted by the ABA 1st Mistle Thrush in New Brunswick, which is still hanging on and looks increasingly like it has survived the worst of the winter. In California, Nazca Boobies (ABA Code 4) are still being seen in San […]

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ABA Photo Quiz – Feb 2018

February 1st, 2018|

Photos and answers are supplied by Tony Leukering, a freelance ornithologist based in the Tampa Bay area, with strong interests in bird migration, distribution, and identification. He has [...]

  • ID Challenge #3

    Identifying many birds in flight can be challenging. Birds often fly away from us.

ABA Rare Bird Alert

From Tweeters: Alex Patia reports a White-winged Dove (along waterfront and at Butlers), Tropical Kingbird, and 25 Common Redpolls in the town of Neah Bay [WA State] today, 15 Dec. 2017. ... See MoreSee Less

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TUFTED DUCK at Lilly's Point Pleasant Beach, NEW JERSEY - 2/20/2018

Photographed by Donna Mcknight.
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"Rare" Life Bird !! This female Tufted Duck is a c...

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