When it comes to bird watching, some of us need look no further than our own back yard. Sure, it’s great to attend birding festivals, travel to exotic birding destinations, and head to the nearest marsh or conservancy to observe our feathered friends. But with a little thought and planning, you can make [...]
Archive for April, 2011
Birders: who’s got your back? The ABA does! The American Birding Association (ABA) is a non-profit organization that supports, inspires, and empowers recreational birdwatchers by providing leadership and helping to increase birders’ knowledge and skills. As described in their Mission Statement, the ABA helps to further the enjoyment of birding through publications, [...]
In case you haven’t heard, there is a nesting pair of Bald Eagles raising their young under the watchful eyes of hundreds of thousands of people world-wide.
As of this writing, two eaglets have hatched and the third is expected to hatch any day. Undoubtedly, the suspense is holding viewers–families, classrooms of students, and office [...]