A spring day birding in Polk County

It was a chilly start to the day at Foothills Equestrian Nature Center (FENCE) as we started our annual spring Polk County Birding trip. The ... Read more

Phantom of southern Appalachian mountain forests, saw-whet owls

Phantom of southern Appalachian mountain forests, saw-whet owls

Here in the southern Appalachians we have 5 species of owls that regularly occur and nest in our region. Most of these are familiar to ... Read more

A weekend visit to Huntington Beach, S.C.

A weekend visit to Huntington Beach, S.C.

It always seems to take ages to drive from the N.C. Mountains down to Murrell’s Inlet, S.C., but all of our group attendees managed to ... Read more

Rufous hummingbirds

Rufous hummingbirds

Hummingbirds are not the usual birding fare during the winter months, but with more people leaving their feeders up and with greater observer knowledge, it ... Read more