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INSIDE COLUMNS
Wildbird magazine
March/April 2007

30 Setups for Success
Use your back yard or local park as a photography studio.
TEXT AND PHOTOS BY ARTHUR MORRIS

34
Magic in Motion
Breakthroughs make digital photography more appealing.
BY KEVIN T. KARLSON AND SCOTT ELOWITZ

38
WildBird’s 19th Annual Photo Contest
Before April 28, enter two images per category for great prizes.

42
Birding as Health Care
After a kidney transplant, an Indiana resident found physical and mental benefits to watching birds.
BY CHARLES GOODING

44
Top 5 I.D. Mistakes
An educator reveals beginning birders’ common challenges.
BY DON FREIDAY

48
Birding America: The Mother Lagoon
Introduce yourself to the Laguna Madre on the south Texas coast.
BY JIM FOSTER

59
2nd Annual The Best of Birding Survey
Sound off, and tell us what you think!

62
White Mirage
Species Profile: American White Pelican (Pelecanus erythrorhynchos)
BY LESLIE JONES

2 EDITOR’S NOTE

4
LETTERS

6
NEWS & NOTES

10
CONSERVATION CORNER

14
ADVENTURES WITH
AUSTIN

16
BIRDER’S I.D.

18
THE LISTER’S FORUM

22
BIRDBOY

24
EAVESDROPPING

26
BIRDER’S BACK YARD

54
ORNITHOLOGY 101

61
BOOK NOOK

64
BIRDER’S I.D. ANSWER

65
BIRDER’S EMPORIUM

68
WILDBIRD CLASSIFIEDS

71
ADVERTISER’S INDEX

72
FLYING FREE

ON THE COVER
Water drips from the beak of an American White Pelican. For details about one of the largest of the world’s eight pelican species, turn to page 62.
by Russ Kerr/majestyofbirds.com
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