Sat.Dec 19, 2020 - Fri.Dec 25, 2020

Laguna del Lagarto: Bird Photography in Costa Rica at its Best

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Thanks to steadfast advances in optics and digital cameras, bird photography has become quite the popular way to appreciate birds. Unlike the old days of slide film and carefully managed shots, today, with the right equipment, just about anyone can take some pretty fine pictures of the avian kind.

CBC Shenanigans

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As I gather the relevant documentation for our upcoming CBC this Sunday I caught myself daydreaming of CBCs past. The very first CBC I attended was eight whole years ago – but I remember it quite vividly.

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Birding Xishuangbanna, Yunnan, China

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Menglun in Xishuangbanna is less than 50 km away from the Chinese border to Laos and Myanmar, and it has a big botanical garden.

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Fairly Few Feathered Friends, Fairly Fun Photos

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As I have commented on more than one occasion, I have used this pandemic season as motivation to try out a number of new, less populated birding sites.

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Mistletoebird

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In a year with so much uncertainty around the world we are all lucky that we can still enjoy nature. Maybe you can’t go far from home, but nature will come to you. As Christmas fast approaches I wondered what bird would be appropriate to share with you this year.

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Best Bird of the Weekend (Third of December 2020)

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We’ve entered that most wonderful time of the year… that’s right, it’s Christmas Bird Count season! Whether you celebrate with others or observe in spiritual solitude, we hope you have a plan to enjoy holiday cheer the way only birders can.

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