• The Importance of Citizen Science in Mexico

    1 month ago - By 10,000 Birds

    I have written about this before, and I'll probably write about it again. Birding in Mexico is not like birding in the United States... especially when it comes to interpreting unusual sightings.
    For example, when Corey gets the thrill of seeing a Black-throated Gray Warbler in Queens County, New York, he can be almost 100% sure that he is seeing a one-time vagrant, and not a previously undiscovered population. No one really believes that Great Black Hawks will be extending their range into Maine any time soon. To find a Pink-footed Goose in British Columbia is an exciting curiousity, not...
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