American Birding Podcast



Photo Quiz: December 2016 Birding

The December 2016 Birding is winging its way to ABA members right now. While we wait for the mail to arrive, let’s take a look at the featured photo in the December issue. Here goes:


This mystery bird was photographed in Ohio in early October. Analysis of the photo appears in the December 2016 issue of Birding magazine.

This is a nice photo showing many field marks. But what’s missing? What are some things you’d like to be able to see (or otherwise sense) that aren’t shown in the photo?