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Members of the Golden Triangle Audubon Society received copies of the brand-new South Texas Guide to Birding  and flipped to page 16. This section features Sabine Woods and Sea Rim State Park, Port Arthur area birding hotspots. They know our area is a critical landing point for trans-Gulf migrants as they cross the Gulf of […]

Novice Birder Felt Part of Flock at 20th Annual Whooping Crane Festival by Sara Gurgen The 20th Annual Whooping Crane Festival, organized by the Port Aransas Chamber of Commerce & Tourist Bureau, was my first birding experience—ever, and as one fellow festivalgoer so aptly put it, “You’ve started at the top; most of us start […]

Parrot People,  Please don’t forget our Valley-wide roost survey for Red-crowned Parrots on Friday, January 15th (see attached flyer).  The day after that, for those who are available, please join us at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday morning at Estero Llano Grande State Park in Weslaco for a countdown of the results, discussion on how things went, and how things can be improved […]

During the last two international bird fairs attended by South Texas Nature representatives last month they reported higher number of young birders stopping by the booth. Some already familiar with Kenn Kaufman’s Field Guide to Birds of North America wanted to know more about South Texas’ birds of prey and shore birds.  In Germany, at […]