How to be a Birder – some hints
I have written a series of 20 articles on how to be a birder. Each article goes through some of the basics of birding, what you need, where to go and so on. I hope that readers find these hints useful in the pursuit of this wonderful hobby called birding.
To access each article, click on the title that interests you and the link takes you to the original posting.
How to be a birder: Introduction
Hint 3: Buy the best binoculars you can afford.
Hint 4: Seek them out
Hint 5: Get a Field Guide
Hint 6: The General Appearance of a Bird
Hint 7: Write down what you see
Hint 8: Recording your bird sightings
Hint 11: Find a birding companion
Hint 12: Look at birding websites
Hint 13: Read birding blogs
Hint 14: Use a camera
Hint 15: Use a birding database on your computer
Hint 16: Collect birds on Stamps
Hint 17: Read books about birds
Hint 18: Read books about birders and birding
Hint 19: Join birding forums on the internet
Hint 20: Keep on birding – often
There you go – plenty of birding ideas to get you started. Just click on the article you want to read and the link will take you there.