Land & Conservation

Must-Have Apps for Casual Nature Nerds

Just try not to drain your battery in the wild

Arts & Culture

A Miracle of Hummingbirds

How I swore off booze, took to the birds, and accidentally went viral from my Mississippi porch

Arts & Culture

The Making of Our October/November 2022 Cover

Photographer Kelley Luikey shares how she captured the perfect shot of roseate spoonbills coming in for landing

Arts & Culture

Hope Is the Thing with Feathers

Artist and birder Isaiah Scott finds beauty in the field and on the canvas

15th Anniversary

Birders Look Beyond What the Binoculars Reveal

As teacher and protégé, J. Drew Lanham and Isaiah Scott inspire and educate

The Southern Agenda

An Outfitter for Every State

Whether you’re angling for an Everglades tarpon expedition, a Mississippi paddle trip, or a shell hunt on the Gulf Coast, let these pros chart a course

Land & Conservation

The Wild Story of a Whimbrel Migration Mystery

How a Southern scientist discovered the secret spot where tens of thousands of rare shorebirds recuperate

Land & Conservation

A Southerner’s Guide to Backyard Winter Birding

Follow these five tips for getting the most from backyard feeders during the cold months—the birds will thank you


The Power of Birding in the South

What birding means to me, plus a chat with the leaders behind #BlackBirdersWeek


Force of Nature: How Dr. Drew Lanham Is Changing Birding

The South Carolina ornithologist’s enthusiasm has brought the pursuit—and its connections to history and race—to a new audience


More Than A Birdhouse

In rural Alabama, a haven for purple martins generations in the making


Flight Pattern

In search of hummingbirds in the jungles of Belize