The Birdist’s Rules of Birding

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.”
Birdist Rule #25: Go Join Your Local Audubon Christmas Bird Count

Birdist Rule #25: Go Join Your Local Audubon Christmas Bird Count

— It's the gift that keeps on giving.
Birdist Rule #80: Decide How You Feel About Eating Birds

Birdist Rule #80: Decide How You Feel About Eating Birds

— It’s a topic that’s kind of hard to avoid on Thanksgiving.
Birdist Rule #11: Always Bring a Camera

Birdist Rule #11: Always Bring a Camera

— Then take pictures. Lots of pictures.
Birdist Rule #3: Take a Stand for Birds

Birdist Rule #3: Take a Stand for Birds

— The election is over, but the work is just beginning.
Birdist Rule #101: Learn About the People Certain Birds Are Named After

Birdist Rule #101: Learn About the People Certain Birds Are Named After

— Like this Cooper's Hawk. Know who it was named for? Didn't think so.
Birdist Rule #31: Dress Up Like a Bird for Halloween

Birdist Rule #31: Dress Up Like a Bird for Halloween

— Not sure which one? Here are some ideas.