Watching Backyard Birds | October 2019 Preview

Watcher at the Window Letting It Go — Julie Zickefoose 10 COVER—BRUCE WUNDERLICH BRUCE WUNDERLICH Eastern towhee, male. Species Profile Towhees — Eirik Blom 4 Why Do Birds Migrate? — Karl Anderson and Liz Anderson 14 Fall Migration: The Longest Season — Eirik Blom 18 Ask Birdsquatch 22 Short Stories from Al — Al Batt 26 Ten Steps to Get Your Backyard Ready for Winter — Bill Thompson, III 28 ADOBE STOCK BRIAN HENRY Above: Baltimore oriole, male. Right: Dark-eyed junco. Features BRUCE WUNDERLICH (2)