Become a member and get exclusive access to articles, contests and more!
Start Your Free Trial

BirdWatching Memberships

Whether you’re new to birdwatching or have years of experience, a BirdWatching Membership is for you! You’ll have access to bird-identification tips not found in any field guide, photography advice from professional photographers, invitations to exclusive webinars, back issues of BirdWatching, and much more. Take your birding to new heights with our membership today!

BirdWatching Membership Options

icon for BirdWatching Member

BirdWatching Member

$3.99/month + Free Trial
  • Premium content: detailed bird-ID articles from Kenn Kaufman and David Sibley
  • Tips and stories about bird photography
  • Access to quarterly eWorkshops and eGuides on identifying and photographing birds.
icon for BirdWatching Member Plus

BirdWatching Member Plus

$4.99/month, billed annually ($59.88)
  • Premium content: detailed bird-ID articles from Kenn Kaufman and David Sibley
  • Tips and stories about bird photography
  • Access to quarterly eWorkshops and eGuides on identifying and photographing birds.
  • One BirdWatching photography contest entry per year
  • One year of BirdWatching magazine in both print and digital editions
  • Access to BirdWatching’s digital back issue library
icon for BirdWatching VIP

BirdWatching VIP

$7.99 month, billed annually ($95.88)
  • Premium content: detailed bird-ID articles from Kenn Kaufman and David Sibley
  • Tips and stories about bird photography
  • Access to quarterly eWorkshops and eGuides on identifying and photographing birds.
  • One entry in each BirdWatching photography contest per year
  • One year of BirdWatching magazine in both print and digital editions
  • Access to BirdWatching’s digital back issue library
  • One year of Outdoor Photographer magazine digital editions
  • Access to Outdoor Photographer’s digital back issue library
  • A copy of our special issue The Ultimate Guide to Birdwatching (while supplies last)