Birding in the USA

People all over the world are drawn to bird watching. The basic equipment for viewing and appreciating birds is a pair of good binoculars and an identification guidebook. Begin bird watching in your backyard.
Here are some sites to get you started.

Research

Bird ID Guides

- pages that help with bird identification
  • Birdwatching 101: Choosing tools and watching birds.
  • Nest Watch: Identifying bird eggs.

    Bird Watching in the US

    Ornithology Groups and Societies

    Bird Publications and Journals