Many Alabama bird students want to know when to expect certain species. Still others are unaware of the abundance or scarcity of some species at certain seasons. It is important in making a convincing record of an unusual bird that the observer be aware at the time that it is unusual and thus give to the identification of the bird the care that it warrants.
Author: Thomas A. Imhof
Volume Number: 2 Year Published: 1954
Issue Number: 3-4
Page Number: 25
Link to article: http://birdlife.aosbirds.org/1954/Vol 2 No. 3, 4_1954_p25-33.pdf
Link to the full issue of BirdLife: http://birdlife.aosbirds.org/1954/Vol 2 No. 3, 4_1954.pdf