The Dauphin Island Airport is well known as an important birding area for marsh and shore birds along the Alabama coast. To our knowledge no literature (with the exception of individual checklists) has been published discussing birdlife at the airport. The purpose of this study was to determine which bird species utilized the airport marsh environs for feeding or loafing areas from mid to late summer 1983.
Author: Tommy King and John R. Porch
Volume Number: 32 Year Published: 1985
Issue Number: 1-2
Page Number: 5
Link to article: http://birdlife.aosbirds.org/1985/Vol. 32 No 1, 2 1985_p5-10.pdf
Link to the full issue of BirdLife: http://birdlife.aosbirds.org/1985/Vol. 32 No 1, 2 1985.pdf