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Thu, 08 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400The Free State Birding Route takes in all the province's major birding hotspots. With greatly varying habitats from one corner to the next, you can expect to see a plethora of birdlife at any point along the route, which can be tailored for maximum viewing pleasure, at your leisure.
Wed, 27 Apr 2011 00:00:00 -0400Spotting scopes are halfway between binoculars and the average optical telescope. Their power magnification is higher than most binoculars. Therefore, if you want to do any kind of long-distance observation, but also occasionally explore the night sky, the best solution for you will probably be a scope specifically made for spotting purposes. That said, if portability of the instrument is not critical, you can also choose to use one of these versatile types of scopes.
Tue, 26 Apr 2011 00:00:00 -0400Indulge yourself in the pleasant and adventurous activity of bird watching by opting for a bird watching holiday this season. Explore the mystery and discover numerous bird species present in India. But before you plan for one such tour, make sure that you are ready for it all in all. Here are some important bird watching tips that you should follow on your bird watching tour to make it a pleasant and adventurous expedition altogether...
Mon, 23 Aug 2010 00:00:00 -0400Bird spotting is the ultimate hobby. All you need are a good pair of eyes and a good pair of binoculars (and even the latter is not always necessary). Birds are all around us, and even if you don't notice them at first, once you start looking you will see them everywhere. This makes bird spotting the perfect hobby to take up if you are involved in delivery work.
Wed, 03 Feb 2010 00:00:00 -0500Uganda, one of the famous African countries, is a perfect place to visit this vacation. Because Uganda is geographically positioned in the equatorial belt, the country is blessed with thousands of species of birds, plants and animals. You will never find such a wide diversity anywhere else in Africa. The huge variety of habitats includes arid semi deserts, montane rain forests, rich savannahs, lowlands, wetlands, afro-alpine range and volcanic mountains, and the altitudes for these geographical arrangement range from 650m to 5000m.
Wed, 13 Jan 2010 00:00:00 -0500Are you looking for a fresh hobby, pastime, or merely a way to spend your time through the wintry weather months? Bird watching in the winter months could be a lot of fun and rewarding. In the state of PA , there are over thirty different species of birds that may be spotted at bird houses and feeders right through the winter months. It is often enjoyable to keep a record of and track the amount of different sorts of birds that pay a visit to your yard. In the end, the multiplicity of different bird species you will have visit your position will vary on some factors with perhaps the most important being how nearby you are to a woods or areas with a lot of trees.
Wed, 20 May 2009 00:00:00 -0400OK, you've decided you absolutely love bird watching and need to buy new binoculars for your new found hobby. How did this happen? Maybe you were invited to join a friend on an all-day field trip and came back just knowing this was a hobby for you as well. Or maybe you started dabbling with some back yard birding on your own with a $25 pair of old compacts and gradually became hooked over time.
Fri, 20 Feb 2009 00:00:00 -0500One of the best places on earth that has a huge collection of animals is Africa. This is because of the terrain that includes rich savannahs, deserts, rain forests, wetlands and a lot more. This makes it an ideal place to be close nature and if you love birds, why don't you go on a bird watching in Uganda.
Fri, 20 Feb 2009 00:00:00 -0500Another place where you can do some bird watching is in Rome, Georgia. With a total land area of 59,000 square miles, you will get to encounter one of perhaps 300 plus bird species that have made this place their home. Just to give you an idea of this state, Georgia is divided into 6 natural regions namely the Atlantic Coastal Plain, the Gulf Coastal Plain, the Piedmont, the Blue Ridge province, the Ridge and Valley province, and the Appalachian Plateaus. Given that each is different from the other, it is no wonder that it can house a varied number of species.
Fri, 20 Feb 2009 00:00:00 -0500Bird watching is now a very popular hobby. There are several clubs and organizations that you can join and one place where you can go to see some species is in Maine. One of your first stops could be by the great North Woods region where you will be able to see the Boreal Chickadees, Gray Jays, Olive-sided Flycatchers and the Spruce Grouse.
Fri, 20 Feb 2009 00:00:00 -0500Some of you might think that it is impossible to do some bird watching in Los Angeles or in any other city. But there are places that you can visit making it possible for you to enjoy this hobby. The first is the Arboretum of Los Angeles County. This is a 127 acre garden that is blooming with plant and tree life making it a perfect location for some birds to live on. Here, you will get to see 200 peafowl birds that were imported from India and some peacocks.
Fri, 20 Feb 2009 00:00:00 -0500Not all birds can live in the same environment. This is the reason why bird enthusiasts travel all over the country and around the world to continue this hobby. One place that is not too far and has a lot to offer is in Big Bend National Park.
Fri, 20 Feb 2009 00:00:00 -0500Bird watching in Arizona in definitely a must for those who are into this kind of hobby. This is because the place offers a wide variety of birds perfect for observation such as the common ones including black and gray hawks, owls of different species such as whiskered screeches and elves, various species of hummingbirds, nightjars, trogons, flickers, woodpeckers, flycatchers, and pewees.
Fri, 20 Feb 2009 00:00:00 -0500Bird watching is a great hobby. You get to meet people get close to nature and know the difference between each species. If you know someone who is into this, you could surprise them on their birthday by buying them a bird watching gift.
Fri, 20 Feb 2009 00:00:00 -0500Bird watching for children is one of the activities that can help instill the value and love for animals on their young minds. Aside from teaching them the importance of taking good care of animals, bird watching for children can also be a great of spending quality time with them. This activity is also great for children because it can teach them to become nature-wise and van teach them teach them good manners such as respect for animals.
Fri, 20 Feb 2009 00:00:00 -0500Who said you can't enjoy two pleasures at the same time? If you have to go on a Caribbean cruise, another thing you can do is bird watching given that there are a lot of bird species living out there in the tropics. Here are some of them.
Fri, 20 Feb 2009 00:00:00 -0500A good pair of bird watching binoculars is definitely a must if you are into bird watching. This is because this will help you view and observe birds better. For beginners, a good pair of binoculars is really one of the basic tools they need in order to get the hang of the activity. Aside from helping them see birds closely and clearly, a pair of bird watching binoculars will also help them to adjust in viewing moving birds.
Fri, 20 Feb 2009 00:00:00 -0500For a person who loves observing the birds, a scope would be very beneficial especially if you've already mastered the use of binoculars and is now ready to take the activity to another level. The Binoculars is the first gadget that is actually being invested upon by the bird watchers and the birders. They look closely into the product to determine what could best work for them. This becomes more of their best friend as time goes by. This actually serves the purpose of seeing the birds more clearly.
Fri, 20 Feb 2009 00:00:00 -0500Bird watching is a very popular hobby next to gardening. Given that these creatures come in all sorts of colors, shapes and sizes, how can we not watch and enjoy them? All you need is a book and a good pair of binoculars for bird watching.
Fri, 20 Feb 2009 00:00:00 -0500The passion for bird watching starts with a simple idea of mere observation of the different kinds of such specie. But as years progress and technology develops, more and more bird watching optics become available in the market and your aim is to find which one is the best.
Sat, 24 Jan 2009 00:00:00 -0500No bird watcher is complete without his or her bird watching journals. When you go bird watching, you need to keep your life list. If you are or become an avid bird watching enthusiast, you're going to need to keep records. The reason for this is you want to keep a running list of the various bird species you've seen. Since there are a zillion species, the list can become quite long. Frankly, it becomes a life long project that is very enjoyable. Trust me, you'll start planning vacations and trips around it. A business trip will soon evolve into a chance to see new species.
Sat, 24 Jan 2009 00:00:00 -0500Avid bird watching enthusiasts often look like pack mules hiking to a gold rush in the west. Bird watching binoculars are one of the critical pieces of equipment they carry. There are a lot of issues when it comes to choosing binoculars for bird watching. Optics and personal preference seem to be the foremost, but here is a list of issues you should consider.
Sat, 24 Jan 2009 00:00:00 -0500It is a popular hobby across the world. There are thousands of groups dedicated to watching birds at nature preserves, parks and recreational centers and even large groups that have annual conventions. You may be an individual dedicated to bird watching and enjoy going to parks on the weekends to observe birds. It is a fun and interesting hobby for anyone.
Mon, 19 Nov 2007 00:00:00 -0500Bird Watching is a nice and peaceful hobby for everyone, It is a popular hobby across the world. There are thousands of groups dedicated to watching birds at nature preserves, parks and recreational centers and even large groups that have annual conventions. You may be an individual dedicated to bird watching and enjoy going to parks on the weekends to observe birds. It is a fun and interesting hobby for anyone.
Wed, 14 Mar 2007 00:00:00 -0400If you get into bird watching, there is a chance you will get really hooked. If so, there is one piece of equipment you must have, but probably haven't thought of. Birding is one those things you kind of just fall into. You might have discovered it after questioning a neighbor's intent when you see him standing in his backyard look at your home with binoculars.