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Rare Bird Alert: February 14, 2020

Last week's Siberian Accentor (ABA Code 4) in Washington joins the familiar La Sagra's Flycatcher (4) in Florida and long-staying Garganey (4) in California in the continuing category. The Accentor appears to be pretty pretty reliable these days, which is fantastic for all the birders who have made the trip to see this stunning east Asian vagrant.

Rare Bird Alert: February 14, 20202020-02-28T17:08:05-05:00

Laredo Birding Festival

The Laredo Birding Festival (LBF) takes place for three days every February and highlights over 200 species of spectacular birds. Laredo is a dynamic city that bridges two cultures and plays host to pleasant winter read more >>

Laredo Birding Festival2019-08-26T11:51:28-04:00

July Photo Quiz

This month's photo quiz comes to us courtesy of young birder Madeleine McDonald, with some photo assistance from Liam Wolff.

July Photo Quiz2012-07-23T12:02:00-04:00

April Photo Quiz

This month's photo quiz takes us to South Padre Island, in Cameron County, Texas. All photos were taken in February 2008. 1.  2.  3. 

April Photo Quiz2012-04-09T18:02:00-04:00

A Troglodytes Mystery

By Sam Fason On December 31st, 2011, I participated in the Granger Christmas Bird Count, whose circle includes the Granger Lake Area of northern Williamson and southern Bell Counties, about 50 miles northeast of my read more >>

A Troglodytes Mystery2012-02-13T11:06:32-05:00

Introducing Alexandria Simpson!

*Alexandria is one of the new Student Blog Editors for The Eyrie. Alexandria Simpson Howdy y’all, from deep in the heart of Texas! I’m Alexandria Simpson, an avid, fifteen-year-old birder from Santa Anna, Texas. I read more >>

Introducing Alexandria Simpson!2011-10-30T12:10:00-04:00