Do I need binoculars to be a birder?
Frequently Asked Questions about Birding #5
Do I need to buy some binoculars to be a birder? No Ã¢â‚¬â€œ but having even cheap binoculars will help you develop your interest in birds. Using binoculars will help you to see the many details of the colours and the feathers and subtle differences between similar species. They also help to identify a bird that is far off.