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Rock & Roll Rendezvous

Rock & Roll Rendezvous

Nov. 30 to Dec. 3, 2017 | Cleveland, OH
Whether you're a fan of stadium rock, or you simply like searching the rocks for purple sandpipers, we've got a great event in store for you! We'll be hitting the hottest birding hotspots along Ohio's Lake Erie shoreline looking for wintering waterfowl, gulls, raptors, owls, shorebirds, and others. But we won't just be birding! We'll also be rockin'! During a special tour of the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, we will look at some of the important connections between birds and rock music.
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OTWTB Podcast Episode 21: Live from the American Birding Expo!

OTWTB Podcast Episode 21: Live from the American Birding Expo!

Posted by Bill-and-Ben T-and-L | Tue, 10 Oct 2017
Ben and Bill have a chinwag while walking the aisles of the 2017 American Birding Expo, near Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. They stop to speak with friends from Chile, Australia, Uganda, North Carolina, and Pennsylvania about a variety of birding-related topics, including birding cameras, Rapa Nui, birds and wine, gorillas, shoe-billed storks, kangaroos, and new birders. They...
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Bird ID Guide

Bird Identification Guide

Every day, thousands of people identify mystery birds with our online guide. Our profiles feature photos, descriptions, and in many cases, sound files of hundreds of North American birds. We'll tell you what to look and listen for to identify them in the field.
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Current Feature

The author’s full screen installed on the problem windows. This setup allows full natural light to enter the windows, but safely bounces incoming birds.

A Solution to Stop Birds From Hitting Your Windows

BWD Contributor Julie Zickefoose contrives a solution for a vexing problem. This setup allows full natural light to enter the windows, but safely bounces incoming birds.
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Current Feature

BWD Editor Bill Thompson, III, points out a bird to his daughter Phoebe and son Liam.

Top 10 Reasons to Be a Young Birder

Why become a birder? Young birders Corey Husic and Blake Campbell will give you ten reasons to try out this great hobby.
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