Welcome

Arizona Birds is an online-only journal, which offers peer-reviewed articles with an easy-to-read format that contribute significantly to the scientific literature on Arizona’s avifauna.

The journal welcomes contributions from both professional and amateur ornithologists. Topics include distribution, status, identification, geographic variation, migration, population dynamics, and ecological needs of birds.

Photo by Doug Jenness

Water level fluctuations limit breeding of Western and Clark's Grebes at San Carlos Lake, AZ

Photo by Diane Drobka

First Arizona record 

Photo by Gordon Karre

First U.S. record of nesting Rufous-backed Robin.