Birds and Window Collisions

Birds and Window Collisions

The sound of the thud was unmistakable. A bird had hit our living room window as I was preparing to leave the house one morning. My husband, Greg, went to check out the window collision and came back in with an injured Swainson’s...

Why Your Coffee Matters

Why Your Coffee Matters

(Forenote: all bird photos are of species commonly found on Bird Friendly® coffee plantations in certain regions). Experienced birders know the best opportunity for seeing as many birds as possible requires rolling out of bed early in the morning. But waking up to a relentless alarm hours before the sun rises...