Review: Birds of Central Asia

The Stans (Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, and Afghanistan)…those mysterious enclaves in the heart of the Asian continent have been somewhat of a natural history mystery for ages. Communism, radical jihad, conflicts, and just plain...

Review: Kaufman Field Guide to Advanced Birding

More than 20 years ago, the birding world was buzzing with the release of the first edition of Kenn Kaufman’s Advanced Birding. Finally, there was a text dedicated to detailing the major identification issues of North American birding. At last, we had an...

Review: Birds of Peru

Sometimes I dream of South America and the adventures that still exist there. It seems to last continent for the adventure birder. A place where species are still be discovered and new birding areas revealed. Birding along an oxbow lake in Manu or finding Inca Wrens...