T-Shirt Tuesday: Alpha-code Ovals

This week's highlighted t-shirts feature bird alpha-codes in Euro oval sticker style. These were designed for oval bumper stickers, but the design works on t-shirts and apparel as well. There are 16 species to choose from, and your requests are welcome! Shown here are PIPL (Piping Plover); CALC (California Condor); FLSJ (Florida Scrub-Jay); MAFR (Magnificent Frigatebird); IBWO (Ivory-billed Woodpecker); KIWA (Kirtland's Warbler); WHCR (Whooping Crane); and OROR (Orchard Oriole).

PIPL Piping Plover Alpha Code Women's Dark T-Shirt Women's Value T-Shirt – This oval euro-style sticker design has the alpha code for the endangered Piping Plover: PIPL. Show you're a bird lover with this sticker. View on CafePress
CALC California Condor Alpha Code Sweatshirt Men's Crewneck Sweatshirt – This oval euro-style sticker design has the alpha code for the endangered California Condor: CALC. Show you're a bird lover with this sticker. View on CafePress
FLSJ Florida Scrub-Jay Alpha Code Jr. Spaghetti Ta Jr. Spaghetti Tank – This oval euro-style sticker design has the alpha code for the endangered Florida Scrub-Jay: FLSJ. Show you're a bird lover with this sticker. View on CafePress
MAFR Magnificent Frigatebird Alpha Code Baseball J Men's Baseball Shirt – This oval euro-style sticker design has the alpha code for the Magnificent Frigatebird: MAFR. Show you're a bird lover with this sticker. View on CafePress
IBWO Ivory-billed Woodpecker Alpha Code White T-Sh Men's Value T-Shirt – This oval euro-style sticker design has the alpha code for the Ivory-billed Woodpecker: IBWO. Show you're a bird lover with this sticker. View on CafePress
Girl's Tee Girls Classic T-Shirt – Girl's Tee 100% ringspun cotton Girls slim fit with contemporary longer length Machine wash cold, tumble dry low View on CafePress
OvalWHCR Women's Classic T-Shirt Women's Classic T-Shirt – This oval euro-style sticker design has the alpha code for the endangered Whooping Crane: WHCR. Show you're a bird lover with this sticker. View on CafePress
OROR Orchard Oriole Alpha Code Dark T-Shirt Men's Value T-Shirt – This oval euro-style sticker design has the alpha code for the Orchard Oriole: OROR. Show you're a bird lover with this unique sticker-style design. View on CafePress

Crossley ID Guide: Raptors Giveaway Winner!

Thank you to everyone who entered my Crossley ID Guide: Raptors giveaway!! I used a random name picker to select the winner. Congratulations to Melissa C. on winning the book! Melissa, I will contact you privately via email shortly. For everyone else, remember that the Crossley ID Guide: Raptors is available for purchase!

T-Shirt Tuesday: Gulls! Gulls! Gulls!

This week's highlighted shirt has a retro feel and spoofs the Elvis movie Girls! Girls! Girls! Here the text reads Gulls! Gulls! Gulls! and includes silhouettes of several gulls. Great for gull fans and larophobes alike. The design is shown here on a girl's classic t-shirt in aqua blue.

Book Review: Hawks at a Distance

Hawks at a Distance: Identification of Migrant Raptors by Jerry Liguori. First published 2011. As reviewed and pictured: softcover, 194 pages. As a raptor handler volunteer with FCWR, I got to work up close and personal with several different raptor species. Holding a beautiful bird of prey...

Announcing Powered By Birds

Hello dear bird blog pals and readers! I'm so excited to announce a brand new place for my personal birding blog: Powered By Birds. Most of my older blog posts have been moved to the new site but I am still working on getting everything exactly where...