It may seem like a simple name, but towhee has more pronunciations than you may realize – which one is correct?
Have you ever gone looking for one bird only to find something completely different? Learn how I got my latest lifer!
All month I’m profiling birds that evoke fall, often through colorful plumage reminiscent of autumn leaves. This week’s featured bird, however, is more reminiscent of that iconic mid-fall holiday, Halloween, with its orange, black and white plumage and glowing red eyes.