Dec 30

Perspectives

A Life Shaped by Bird Migration

As we bid farewell to 2016, ABC President George Fenwick recounts his many experiences with migratory birds, and introduces a new ABC initiative to help save migratory birds. … Read more >>

Dec 21

Perspectives

Cuba Welcomes Migratory Birds (and Ecotourists)

Cuba is home to 373 bird species—including many that migrate from North America and elsewhere, and some that are found nowhere else on Earth.… Read more >>

Dec 20

News

In Central America, Clues about Golden-Winged Warbler Migration

To protect the Golden-winged Warblers that breed in North America, scientists study the birds in their wintering habitat in Central and South America.… Read more >>

Dec 14

From the Field

Saving Gulf Coast Shorebirds, One Beach at a Time

From Florida to Texas, ABC helps migratory shorebirds and seabirds breed in safety on Gulf Coast beaches.… Read more >>

Dec 10

From the Field

Desert Discovery Sheds Light on Mysterious Storm-Petrel's Life Cycle

Until recently, biologists did not know where the majority of Markham's Storm Petrels nested. That changed with a surprising discovery in Chile's desert.… Read more >>

Dec 07

From the Field

Warblers Help Unlock the Secrets of Migration

Biologists use tiny high-tech backpacks to track warblers as they migrate from their breeding grounds to their wintering grounds, and back again.… Read more >>

Nov 30

News

Meet Elmer, One Smart, Lucky Cerulean Warbler

Saving American migratory birds is the most ambitious bird conservation challenge ever undertaken. Follow one warbler's journey, and learn how you can help. … Read more >>

Nov 23

From the Field

Stunning Hummingbirds of ABC's Reserve Network

More than half of the world's 365 hummingbird species can be found on one or more of the 70+ reserves ABC supports throughout the Americas. Here are a few of those birds—with names as brilliant and varied as their plumage—and the reserves where they can be found.… Read more >>

Nov 18

Perspectives

'Cat Wars' Issues a Call to Action for the Birds of North America

Peter P. Marra, coauthor of the new book, says free-roaming cats are an urgent problem for bird conservation and public health.… Read more >>

Nov 17

News

ABC and Partners Protect Habitat in the Dominican Republic for Bicknell's Thrush

ABC is working with partners to decrease threats to the forest where the rare and threatened Bicknell’s Thrush spend their winters. … Read more >>