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Birding Legendary Cape May

Birding Legendary Cape May

September 26-30, 2018 | Cape May, NJ
Our final domestic Reader Rendezvous of 2018 will be four days of birding around the southern tip of New Jersey during the peak of fall raptor and songbird migration. Renowned naturalist-birder Mark Garland, who writes the Birders Question Mark column for Bird Watcher’s Digest, will be our local guide for what is sure to be an astounding experience!
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OTWTB Podcast Episode #40: Summer Fun & Games

OTWTB Podcast Episode #40: Summer Fun & Games

Posted by Bill-and-Ben T-and-L | Thu, 16 Aug 2018
Summer activities—both recent and upcoming—are the focus of this episode’s discussion between Bill and Ben. They brag about their super-smart daughters and wonder how the apples could fall so far from the tree. They chat about Ben’s upcoming canoe trip, the new issue of BWD, upcoming Reader Rendezvous, and about Bill’s recent (amazing) baseball catch on...
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Bird ID Guide

Bird Identification Guide

What bird is that? Consult our bird identification guide to ID mystery birds in the backyard and beyond. We have photos, song recordings, in-depth entries, and more to help bird watchers correctly identify the birds they spot.
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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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