What will be the next species to be added to the Alabama state list? This question was probably easier to answer in March of 1990 as Alabama anticipated the unwanted visit of the Shiny Cowbird. Not only did the state get its first record of this species, but it came in large numbers.
Author: James F. Holmes
Volume Number: 37 Year Published: 1990
Issue Number: 2
Page Number: 13
Link to article: http://birdlife.aosbirds.org/1990/Vol 37 No. 2_1990_p13-15.pdf
Link to the full issue of BirdLife: http://birdlife.aosbirds.org/1990/Vol 37 No. 2_1990.pdf