Glenn Nelson

Glenn Nelson is a Seattle-based writer, photographer, and avid bird-watcher. He is founder of the Trail Posse, a project exploring race and the outdoors, and serves on the board of Audubon Washington.

A bird in flight in snow.

Birding Is Booming. So Where Are the Black Birders?

They are in cities like New York; Seattle; and Duluth, Minnesota. Across the United States people are “birdwatching while black.”