American Birding Podcast



ABA’s Big Year 2016 Membership Contest

We are really excited to announce the ABA’s Big Year 2016 Membership Contest!

Have you ever dreamed of doing an ABA Big Year? Well, we’ve put a new twist on it that we think you’ll like!

Here’s how it works. Recruit new ABA members throughout the year and you’ll be eligible to win some amazing [read more…]

ABA Fall Rally: More Information Available!

ABA Fall Ralliers (and those who may still be on the fence), you can find more information, including specifics on field trips and target birds, on the ABA website here. Come join us in Virginia at one of the east coast’s premier birding locales!

Registration is currently open. For more information contact George Armistead [read more…]

ABA Partners with Audubon to Protect Arctic Birds

Today the ABA and Audubon announced a joint effort to protect birds in the Arctic.

ABA Board Member and Actress Jane Alexander will be the spokesperson for the Raise Your Voice for Arctic Birds campaign to protect pristine wilderness areas of the Arctic.

ABA President Jeffrey Gordon says, “Birds are celebrated early indicators of environmental [read more…]

Join or Renew Now and Save up to 50% on Spring Colors at the ABA Shop!

Here's a great way to enter the height of the spring birding season looking good and showing your support for the ABA. From now until the end of March, we are offering a coupon good for up to 50% off at the ABA Shop to all persons who join or renew their membership in the American [read more…]


Welcome everyone to this new blog by the American Birding Association!  The premise of this blog will be a little different than PEEPs, The Eyrie, and our Gulf Coast blog.  This blog will contain posts by multiple guest authors from the ABA community.  We hope you enjoy it!  Is there a topic that particularly interests [read more…]