Living Bird Summer 2017—Table Of Contents
June 7, 2017
By Greg Breining; Photos by Craig Watson
By Sarah GilmanBlue-eyed Ground-Dove by Rafael Bessa.
By Pat LeonardOne of the key functions of egg pigmentation is camouflage. These Little Ringed Plover eggs blend in with their stony surroundings. Photo by Michel Poinsignon/Minden Pictures.
By Sarah Toner
By Çağan H. ŞekercioğluThe U.S. Air Force has used Peregrine Falcons to drive away European Starlings and other birds that pose threats to aircraft at air bases. Photo by Nick Dunlop.
Columns & Departments
By John W. Fitzpatrick
By Pat Leonard
Adapted from the Handbook of Bird Biology, Third Edition
By Christine Bogdanowicz
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