Get Yourself to Indiana's First National Park, Where the Birds Abound
With an upcoming festival celebrating spring migration, it’s time to explore the rare habitats and hundreds of species at Indiana Dunes.
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Why Some Women Are Skipping Out on the ‘Airbnb of Birding’
December 21, 2017 — People everywhere are taking advantage of the networking service Birding Pal—but the low-security setup can be a deterrent for female birders.
How Birding Tourism Can Support Communities and Foster Conservation
October 17, 2017 — Across Latin America and the Bahamas, Audubon works closely with locals to build sustainable ecotourism opportunities.
Change Up Your Fall Routine With These Birding Events
September 27, 2017 — From an expo center in Philly to the rice fields of Louisiana, the season is packed with birder-friendly activities.
Want to Spice Up Your Birding Life? Go Camping
July 28, 2017 — Get to know unfamiliar bird behaviors, sounds, and species by spending entire days and nights with them. Here are a few of your options.
What It's Like to Camp Out With 15,000 Sandhill Cranes
April 11, 2017 — An intrepid Audubon staffer beds down amid one of Earth's greatest migrations.
14 Fun Bird Events to Fill Your Spring Weekends
March 17, 2017 — From birding festivals to exhibits, the coming months and incoming migrants offer an array of activities for avian aficionados.
Want to Photograph Boreal Birds This Winter? Head to Minnesota's Sax-Zim Bog
December 21, 2016 — A winter haven for elusive northern species such as Great Gray Owls, the area is a popular destination for photographers and birders.
The Best New Gear for Birding This Winter
December 16, 2016 — Our favorite picks to help keep you comfortable when the mercury drops.
13 Fun Birding Events to Fill Your Winter Weekends
December 06, 2016 — Grab your calendars and mark down these avian activities from Oregon to Florida.
5 Essentials for Birding in the Tropics
December 05, 2016 — When you want to add exotic birds to your life list, pack light.