The Second Name Game

Answer to Previous: Congratulations, several of you nailed all three or came close. The answers are (1) Forster’s Tern, (2) Veery, and (3) Lucy’s Warbler. Here’s another challenge for you to tackle. Name the bird(s) that fits the clue:

1. Namesake was eldest daughter of the King of Spain (1808-1813). She married her cousin, Charles Bonaparte (as in Bonaparte’s Gull).

2. The namesake of this bird’s Genus was a weaver and poet from Scotland who, after emigration, created several illustrated volumes (starting in 1808) depicting birds of the eastern U.S. The Latin species name means “lemon”.

3. Also known as pigeon hawk.

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ANNOUNCEMENT OF THE 2018 ANNUAL MEETING
OF THE MEMBERS OF THE ASSOCIATION


In accordance with the bylaws of the American Birding Association, the Board of Directors has set the date for the next Annual Meeting of the Members of the Association for Saturday, September 22, 2018. Time and place are 4:00 PM, Saturday, September 22, 2018, at the American Birding Expo, to be held at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center, 100 Station Ave, Oaks, PA 19456 

The official Notice of the Meeting and the Proxy will be distributed to members on or after July 24, 2018, but no later than September 12, 2018

Please click here for location, electronic proxy ballot and other details >>
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