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Another Photo Quiz!

You’ve read Diana Doyle’s “Tools of the Trade” article, appearing on pp. 54–59 in your September 2012 Birding. No doubt, you’ve been tantalized by the photo and caption on p. 56. What are those birds?

Indeed, What are those birds? You tell us! Here is the full-size image:


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This photo is from Pueblo County, Colorado, in July 2012. The photographer is former Winging It Editor Bill Maynard, but he’s not talking.  Please share your ideas in the “Comments” field below.


Note: The answers have now been posted to the ABA website. Click here for the answers—and for other Birding Online content.

—Ted Floyd, Oct. 13th



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Ted Floyd

Ted Floyd

Editor, Birding magazine at American Birding Association
Ted Floyd is the longtime Editor of Birding magazine, and he is broadly involved in other programs and initiatives with the ABA. Ted has written 200+ magazine articles and 5 books, including How to Know the Birds (National Geographic, 2019). He is a frequent speaker at birding festivals and has served on several nonprofit boards. Join Ted at The ABA Blog for his semimonthly spot, “How to Know the Birds,” celebrating common birds and the uncommonly interesting things they do.