A Gambel's Quail perched on a railing.

Renaming Birds Named After People: A Fresh Approach!

The American Ornithological Society has taken a significant step toward addressing concerns about bird species named after individuals with controversial histories. In a move aimed at promoting inclusivity and respect, the organization plans to rename dozens of birds that have human monikers. This change signifies a broader effort to make birding more welcoming to individuals […]