Category Archives: Birdwatching Tips

Birds of Vietnam 2023, must read before go!

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This article will review all the information on birds of Vietnam, this may help you to arrange Vietnam birding or Vietnam Bird photography tour – last update Feb-2023 Vietnam is home to 19 endemic species [1], more than any other country on the Southeast Asian mainland, as well as 39 species that are almost endemic […]

Birds as Environmental Indicators

Birds as Environmental Indicators

Birds as Environmental Indicators. Birds add life, sound and color to our lives. Watching wild birds is often a diversion from the pressures of our daily lives. We even value birds that we personally will never see; it is comforting and uplifting just knowing that our world includes birds that can offer joy in our lives. […]

How to Make Your Yard Bird-Friendly, 5 easy step!

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Yard Bird-Friendly Grow a beautiful garden that provides a safe haven for birds in the face of climate change and the are good way for your birding at home. Birds are nature’s messengers, and they’re broadcasting loud and clear: They are already experiencing the devastating impacts of climate change and habitat loss, and these dangers will only grow over time. […]

The Proper Use of Playback in Birding

Overview Playback in birding The proliferation of playback in birding apps, which play birdsong with just a tap of the touchscreen, has been wonderful for attracting new birders to the hobby. But the apps have also increased exponentially a controversial practice: the use of playback, or playing a recording of birdsong to lure a bird […]

Rare-Bird Sightings: Should Share or Shut Up?

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Before you post a photo on Facebook—or even take the shot in the first place—consider the bird’s well-being. Say you’re exploring your local refuge and you spot a rare bird. After observing it for a while, you snap a series of extraordinary photos, and you know others would want the chance to do the same. What […]

When It’s Okay (or Not) to Feed Birds

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Providing food—for bird photography or simple birding enjoyment—can be a thorny issue. For guidance, ask yourself these three questions before Feed Birds. Whether we identify as birders or photographers or both, we are always looking for ways to get closer to birds, or to bring them closer to us. Offering food—sating the hunger that is […]

Too Close for Comfort

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In the desire to get the perfect shot, some photographers push the limits, too close for comfort or, jeopardizing the wildlife they adore. Can’t we all just get along? The defendant enters a plea of guilty to count one, violating the Endangered Species Act, which carries a maximum sentence of 1 year imprisonment, a fine […]