February 9-12, 2017 | Tybee Island, GA
Join the BWD staff and expert local guides for four-plus days of amazing birding in the Tybee Island/Savannah area of coastal Georgia. This Rendezvous, called “Georgia Birding on My Mind,” will hit a half-dozen of the region’s best hotspots, as well as historical and cultural points of interest. Even better, our home base during the Rendezvous is the Hotel Tybee, right on the beach on Tybee Island, an area that is called “Georgia’s Playground.”
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Posted by Dawn Hewitt | Mon, 03 Oct 2016
It’s fall. It’s hawk-watching season. About a year ago, I stopped by the Detroit River Hawk Watch, in Brownstown, Michigan, on the western edge of Lake Erie. On that day, official hawk counters tallied 58 turkey vultures, 7 bald eagles, 42 northern harriers, 271 sharp-shins, 14 red-tails, 37 kestrels, and umpteen thousand broad-wings. Although I...
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