What began as a friendly birding competition in 1997, Space Coast Birding and Wildlife Festival has evolved into one of the best-known birding festivals in the U.S. Combining an ideal location with excellent facilities, world-class educators, and an impressive array of opportunities for birders and photographers, this festival needs to be on your [...]
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The famed Rio Grande Valley, at the southernmost tip of Texas, boasts the largest concentration of tropical birds in the U.S. Its diverse habitats are home to birds and wildlife seldom seen in one place, and the area is well known to birders around the world. If you’ve never been there, [...]
How does a place in the world wiggle its way in to your heart? Having been to Toft Point State Natural Area only once before, I wanted to make sure what I felt a year ago was still intact now. I guess the pull to return to its rocky shores and soft, wide paths through [...]
Wow. That was fun.
Eagle Optics Team Bird So Hard: (top row) Tom Prestby, Jessica Gorzo, Michael O’Brien (bottom row) Max Henschell and David La Puma
Eagle Optics Team Bird So Hard wrapped up a 24-hour extravaganza of birding at 12:00am on Sunday, May 28, by listening to a chorus of two Chuck-will’s-widows and several Eastern Whip-poor-wills [...]
The Great Wisconsin Birdathon, in only its second year, has seen a great increase of teams registered for some er, friendly competition. And that’s great news! Teams of birders all over the state are vying for the distinction of tallying more species in a 24-hour period than any other team.
Much thought and planning goes in [...]
The Eagle Optics celebrity team, Team Bird So Hard, is busy strategizing and fundraising for the 24-hour challenge in May that is The Great Wisconsin Birdathon.
Because we’re all about team spirit, we are offering a little incentive to anyone contributing $25 or more to our team’s fundraising effort! It is this nifty Eagle Optics Ranger [...]
Hey, birders: aching for a little migration action? Right here in the Heartland, The Biggest Week in American Birding gives major migration satisfaction!
This 10-day Ohio festival has it all, folks. Located near the southwest shore of Lake Erie and surrounded by prime birding habitat, Biggest Week provides the ultimate remedy for winter-weary birders. [...]
Registration has begun for the 2013 Midwest Birding Symposium (MBS) in Lakeside, Ohio! Hosted by Bird Watcher’s Digest, The Ohio Ornithological Society, and the Lakeside Association, the 2013 MBS will once again be the highlight of the birding year!
Don’t miss the chance to learn from experts during informative and entertaining programs featuring some of [...]
Click the poster! It will link you to the Visitors Guide for one of the biggest, bestest spring birding festivals in the U.S. Don’t miss northern Ohio’s BIGGEST WEEK IN AMERICAN BIRDING!
Eagle Optics Staff
Binoculars: Bring them. See what they bring you.
There is nary a dull moment around here, with many new products being unpacked, inspected, and admired by the Eagle Optics staff. Here is an overview of what has just come in:
Kowa 77mm/88mm 25-60x Zoom Eyepiece This high performance 25-60x wide angle zoom eyepiece has 2 XD lenses and provides you with a [...]