A Lifelong Passion for Birds and Great Publications
We launched Bird Watcher’s Digest in 1978 from our living room in Marietta, Ohio. We knew very little about the publishing business back then, but we did have a passion for watching birds and a commitment to serving our customers. Over the years we’ve learned a great deal about our fellow bird watchers and our goal of providing them with the world’s greatest bird magazine has never changed.
Bird Watcher’s Digest
For more than 30 years, Bird Watcher’s Digest has been entertaining and informing bird watchers with our blend of excellent feature articles, bird species profiles, accounts of birding adventures, and stunning art and photography. Each 112-page issue of BWD covers a variety of topics from bird feeding and wildlife gardening to choosing birding gear, and improving your bird-spotting and identification skills.
But most of all, BWD is delightfully enjoyable to read from cover to cover. Why? Because BWD is created and published by bird watchers, for bird watchers. We think you’ll agree that once you open your first issue of Bird Watcher’s Digest, you won’t be able to put it down.
The Backyard Birds Newsletter
In 1998 we launched The Backyard Birds Newsletter, a bimonthly publication all about the birds in your backyard. We pack each issue full of how-to tips on feeding and housing birds, backyard bird identification, gardening for birds and wildlife, and with answers to your questions. Each issue profiles a common backyard bird species so you can become intimately familiar with the birds in your backyard.
BBN is created with the backyard bird watcher in mind, so you’ll find useful tips and helpful suggestions on every page—information designed to help you enjoy your backyard birds even more.
Our Commitment to You
During the past three decades we have served millions of customers with our family of bird and nature-related publications, but we’ve never lost our commitment to customer service.
At BWD, we strive always to place the needs and wants of our readership above all else. In order to serve you in the best possible way, with every attention to detail, we need your thoughts and opinions.
Above all, we want you to be satisfied with our products and services. Whether you need to change your address, renew your subscription, or would like to submit your questions or comments, we’re always happy to hear from you.