Birder Susan McWhiter located a rare Piping Plover while birding at the Hickerson Road Sod Farm in Coffee County, Tennessee. Piping Plovers looks similar to…View More RARE BIRD ALERT: Piping Plover in Coffee County
Category: Birding News
In this category we will show you all birding related news.
Rare Bird Alert: Hamilton County Anhinga
Birder Forest West got a pleasant surprise when he noticed an Anhinga in a pond along the River Walk. West located the bird on August…View More Rare Bird Alert: Hamilton County Anhinga
Rare Bird Alert: Mottled Duck Observed at Duck River Unit
One of Tennessee’s most prolific birders, Rubin Stoll, located a rare Mottled Duck while birding in a remote area of Duck River Unit. A Mottled…View More Rare Bird Alert: Mottled Duck Observed at Duck River Unit
Rare Bird Alert: One-Day-Wonder Whimbrel observed in Hawkins County
Hawkins County resident Susan Hubley got a pleasant surprise, on June 18, 2021, when she noticed a Whimbrel perched on a log just off the…View More Rare Bird Alert: One-Day-Wonder Whimbrel observed in Hawkins County
Tennessee’s First Green-tailed Towhee Since 1957 Observed In Nashville
Nashville resident and casual birder Ariel Dunham, observed Tennessee’s first Green-tailed Towhee since 1957 in her yard on May 10th. There are only three previous…View More Tennessee’s First Green-tailed Towhee Since 1957 Observed In Nashville
Tennessee’s First Burrowing Owl Observed in Humphreys County!
It may have been April Fool’s Day, but Tammy Ross’s eBird report of a Burrowing Owl in Humphreys County was no joke. Sadly, the Burrowing…View More Tennessee’s First Burrowing Owl Observed in Humphreys County!
Rare Birds in Chattanooga & Tennessee
The past few weeks have seen an amazing amount of rare bird activity in Tennessee, including Chattanooga. Tennessee’s First Cassin’s Kingbird The rare bird bonanza…View More Rare Birds in Chattanooga & Tennessee
Bar-tailed Godwit breaks non-stop bird flight record
A Bar-tailed Godwit has broken the non-stop bird flight record by flying more than 7,500 miles, from Alaska to New Zealand in 11 days. The…View More Bar-tailed Godwit breaks non-stop bird flight record
Winter Finch Forecast
The Finch Research Network has released their predictions regarding which species of birds are likely to fly south this winter. Based on seed production and…View More Winter Finch Forecast
Rare Bird Alert – Brown Booby moved from Nickajack Dam to the Chickamuga Dam
UPDATE ON BIRD LOCATION: The Brown Booby has relocated from the Nickajack to the Chickamuga Dam, in Hamilton County. The bird has been perching on…View More Rare Bird Alert – Brown Booby moved from Nickajack Dam to the Chickamuga Dam