Pete Dunne

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Pete Dunne is a birder/writer, founder of the World Series of Birding, former Director of Natural History Information for the New Jersey Audubon Society, former Director of the Cape May Bird Observatory, and currently Birding Ambassador-at-Large for New Jersey Audubon. An experienced tour leader, he is well-known for his columns and contributions to publications such as American Birds, Birding, Living Bird, Wildlife Conservation, and WildBird. He is also the author of numerous books, including Hawk-watch, A Guide for Beginners; Hawks in Flight: A Guide to Identification of Migrant Raptors (co-authored with Clay Sutton); The Feather Quest; Before the Echo: Essays on Nature; Tales of a Low-Rent Birder; More Tales of a Low-Rent Birder; The Wind Masters: Lives of North American Birds of Prey; Pete Dunne’s Essential Field Guide Companion; and The Art of Pishing.