Birding Without Borders

Follow our intrepid correspondent as he sets a new Big Year world record.

Photo: Corey Arnold

Watch a 5-minute video of Noah's 2015 Big Year adventure:

 

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Lessons From the World’s Biggest Year
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Lessons From the World’s Biggest Year

After 365 days and a new world record, Noah reflects on what he learned—and shares some tips for anyone itching to get outside.

Day 364: One More Day
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Day 364: One More Day

Noah enjoys marsh birding on the next to last day of his Big Year.

Day 363: 6,000 Birds!
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Day 363: 6,000 Birds!

On a freezing morning on the edge of the Himalayas, Noah sees his 6,000th species of the year.

Day 362: Back to India
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Day 362: Back to India

Noah decides to finish out his Big Year with a trip to Assam.

Day 361: Birding Singapore
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Day 361: Birding Singapore

With help from a local, Noah birds the island city-state during an afternoon layover.

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