The Birdist's Rules of Birding

Birdist Rule #75: Get a Bird Tattoo, and Make It a Good One

Birdist Rule #75: Get a Bird Tattoo, and Make It a Good One

— What makes a good bird tattoo you ask? Well, read on!
Rule #42: Discover the Thrill of Chasing a Rare Bird

Rule #42: Discover the Thrill of Chasing a Rare Bird

— There's nothing like the excitement—and dread—that comes from driving across multiple states to possibly see a rarity.
Birdist Rule #7: Take a Kid Birding

Birdist Rule #7: Take a Kid Birding

— Helping the next generation learn the joys of birding is important, but first you have to make it fun. Try these tips.
Birdist Rule #106: Go Find Yourself a Bufflehead

Birdist Rule #106: Go Find Yourself a Bufflehead

— Ready to move on from Mallards? Start with these adorable little ducks.
Birdist Rule #93: Understand How Different Raptors Are Built to Hunt Their Prey

Birdist Rule #93: Understand How Different Raptors Are Built to Hunt Their Prey

— Other than just being cool to know, it can also help you find and identify them.
Birdist Rule #29: Try Birding After Dark

Birdist Rule #29: Try Birding After Dark

— It can be a challenge, but it can also be highly rewarding.
Birdist Rule #99: Make Some New Year's Birding Resolutions

Birdist Rule #99: Make Some New Year's Birding Resolutions

— Let 2017 be your best birding year yet.
Birdist Rule #50: Learn to Live with Bird Errors in TV and Movies

Birdist Rule #50: Learn to Live with Bird Errors in TV and Movies

— Don't let the frustration drive you insane.
Birdist Rule #102: Travel Like a Birder

Birdist Rule #102: Travel Like a Birder

— Birds are everywhere, so always be ready.
Birdist Rule #48: Buy Birders a Gift They’ll Actually Use

Birdist Rule #48: Buy Birders a Gift They’ll Actually Use

— The answer isn’t just “put a bird on it.”