Janet’s Natural History Writing

Janet enjoys natural history writing and has published articles in several magazines and books.

Janet Ruth’s Checklist of Birds in Corrales ReleasedCorrales Comment. 23 January 2021.

Ruth, J. M. 2020. Janet Ruth’s 2020 Corrales Big Year.

Ann Checklist Birds of Corrales Cover

Ruth, J. M. and D. J. Krueper. 2020. Annotated checklist of the birds of the Village of Corrales and the Corrales Bosque Preserve.  New Mexico Ornithological Society Special Publication No. 8. 125 pp.

Ruth, J.M. and D. J. Krueper. 2020. Field Checklist for the Birds of Corrales. (based on the Annotated Checklist above).

Ruth, Janet. 2020. Winter Solstice Rising. Pearl River Quarterly, Winter 2020.

Ruth, Janet M. 2013. Living with Otus  Bird Watcher’s Digest. Sept/Oct:76-81.    [this is a story about the Western Screech-Owls that use the nest box in our cottonwood.]  A revised version of this story is published in Feathered Dreams.

Ruth, Janet M. and David J. Krueper. 2013. Brazil’s Beautiful Mountain. Birding magazine 45(3):46-53.    [this is an account of a birding trip we took to Brazil; Janet’s writing and Dave’s photographs]

Ruth, Janet M. and David J. Krueper. 2010. White-tailed Kite (Elanus leucurus). Pages 107-119. In Raptors of New Mexico. (Editor, Jean-Luc E. Cartron). University of New Mexico Press, Albuquerque, NM.

Ruth, Janet M. 2009. Held hostage by “trashers“. Birding magazine  41(2):88-94.   [this is a story about the Curve-billed Thrashers that nest in our yard]  A revised version of this story is published in Feathered Dreams.