|Beautiful, bi-monthly BirdWatching magazine (formerly Birder's World) appeals to every bird enthusiast — from backyard birdwatcher to serious birder. Subscribers receive helpful hints for attracting and feeding birds, handy identification tips, photography pointers, info about where to find birds, superb color photography, and much more! |
Guide to optics: Waterproofing
What you need to know about binocular waterproofing
Guide to optics: Lens coatings
Why the coatings on the lenses may be your binocular's most important feature
Guide to optics: Tripods
How to get the lightest, most stable tripod for your money
Amazing photos of Shoebill, Gray Crowned Crane, gorillas, and other treats awaiting birdwatchers in Uganda
Local Birding: Hotspots Near You
Four easy-to-get-to places to visit this winter, with maps, bird lists, tips, driving directions, and more.
From the Editor
Photo gallery of rare bird sightings, male birds outnumber females, an outrage against hawks and falcons, and new insights into flight calls
Birder at Large
On the Move
Complete Birds of North America, Oology and Ralph's Talking Eggs, Bird Songs from Around the World, The Audubon Society Guide to Attracting Birds, and Bird: The Definitive Visual Guide
Walkstool Comfort XL, Heated Rock birdbath de-icer, SteriPEN Traveler, Toasty Feet insoles, and Wingscapes BirdCam
From Our Readers
California Condors, desktop wallpaper, and more
Since You Asked
Stories and photos submitted by readers including a Stellar's Jay and a pair of White-tailed Ptarmigan.
Index of advertisers in the February 2008 issue of Birder's World
Optics, bird tours, lodging, and more.