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Welcome to Come Me Week

WELCOME TO COME ME WEEK

Controversy and conflict are nothing new to the internet. Controversy and conflict are also nothing new to birders. Both the online...

Record-breaking eagles' nests, coastal Georgia, and a wicked sunburn

RECORD-BREAKING EAGLES' NESTS, COASTAL GEORGIA, AND A WICKED SUNBURN

It was a cloudy day as I made my way to Tybee Island on the Georgia coast. As a fledgling birder from far inland, I was drawn to the...

 
 
 
Suggestions for Birthday Birding in Costa Rica

SUGGESTIONS FOR BIRTHDAY BIRDING IN COSTA RICA

Of all those special days of the year, the birthday is the one that should really stand out the most. As opposed to collective holidays...

Where Are You Birding This Fourth Weekend of June 2018?

WHERE ARE YOU BIRDING THIS FOURTH WEEKEND OF JUNE 2018?

Remember how much fun migration was? Say goodbye to that kind of excitement now that summer has set in. This new season presents its...

 
 
 
Living Bird Summer 2018-Table Of Contents

LIVING BIRD SUMMER 2018-TABLE OF CONTENTS

Common Loon by Roberta Olenick . More From Living Bird Living Bird Magazine Archives Feature Articles Lead Fishing Tackle Is Still...

Birding Lake Yojoa and Panacam Lodge

BIRDING LAKE YOJOA AND PANACAM LODGE

Honduras, a beautifully biodiverse Central American gem, offers everything birders look for in a travel destination, starting with...

 
 
 
Report: Bald eagles found dead in Maryland were poisoned

REPORT: BALD EAGLES FOUND DEAD IN MARYLAND WERE POISONED

The Washington Post reported Wednesday that a U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service report says the birds ingested a pesticide.

Rwanda Dreaming

RWANDA DREAMING

The beginning of the northern summer is a good time to dream of some of the most biodiverse places on Earth. No, I am not talking of...

 
 
 
Week 19: Out of Africa!

WEEK 19: OUT OF AFRICA!

And so we are out of Africa, or South Africa at least. It seems like every time I have to leave a new country, and each of these has...

7 of the Best Canned Cocktails for Summer 2018, Ranked

7 OF THE BEST CANNED COCKTAILS FOR SUMMER 2018, RANKED

Cocktail revolution, meet can revolution. As mixologists come up with myriad ways to please our palates, and canned beverages go from...

 
 
 
A Summer Playlist from André and Tenaya Darlington

A SUMMER PLAYLIST FROM ANDRÉ AND TENAYA DARLINGTON

Any good host knows that well-chosen music is an essential element of a party. “Music and drinking just go together. It's this strangely...

A Quick Trip to the Yucatan

A QUICK TRIP TO THE YUCATAN

Taking advantage of my son, Desmond, having this past Friday off from school our small family decided to do a three-day trip somewhere....

 
 
 
Calimocho Cocktail

CALIMOCHO COCKTAIL

A simple stir of red wine and cola, the Calimocho , is a summer classic in Spain. Inexpensive, dry red wine works well , and Booze...

Original Wildlife Bird Hawk Art Painting "Rain Dance" by Nancee Jean Busse, Painter of the American West

ORIGINAL WILDLIFE BIRD HAWK ART PAINTING "RAIN DANCE" BY NANCEE JEAN BUSSE, PAINTER OF THE AMERICAN WEST

Last summer, after a heavy rainstorm, this lovely hawk landed by our window to dry off after the deluge. It strutted and flapped its...

 
 
 
'Incredibles 2' Smashes Box Office Records

'INCREDIBLES 2' SMASHES BOX OFFICE RECORDS

Brad Bird's new animated adventure soared on the big screen. Over the weekend, Incredibles 2 earned an estimated $180 million at the...

Best Buy Begins ‘Incredibles 2' 4K UHD, Blu-ray, DVD and Steelbook Pre-Orders

BEST BUY BEGINS ‘INCREDIBLES 2' 4K UHD, BLU-RAY, DVD AND STEELBOOK PRE-ORDERS

Best Buy has jumped onto the success of Brad Bird and Disney/Pixar's Incredibles 2 by revealing several home video versions and putting...

 
 
 
Incredibles 2 Review

INCREDIBLES 2 REVIEW

Incredibles 2 is a 2018 animated superhero movie and long-awaited sequel to the popular Pixar adventure.

Another good year for Magpie Geese near Broome

ANOTHER GOOD YEAR FOR MAGPIE GEESE NEAR BROOME

Last year was the first year since we moved to Broome permanently at the end of 1999 that we encountered significant numbers of Magpie...

 
 
 
Meet the rare liquor hunters who travel the world looking for priceless booze

MEET THE RARE LIQUOR HUNTERS WHO TRAVEL THE WORLD LOOKING FOR PRICELESS BOOZE

Rebecca Jago and Beanie Espey might have the coolest job in the world - they're rare spirit hunters. Their company, The Last Drop Distillers...

Cats and chicks

CATS AND CHICKS

‘Tis the season when young birds fledge and take to the wing, or more commonly plunge to the ground where they are easy prey for predators....