Are You Ready for Wingspan on the Switch?

Wingspan is a popular strategy board game that came out in 2019. The game features beautiful authentic artwork and is very highly praised by birders and gamers alike. Earlier this year, the game was announced as an upcoming title for the Nintendo Switch video game platform. The game is scheduled for release in Autumn 2020.

Book Review: Birds of India

Birds of India by Richard Grimmett, Carol Inskipp, and Tim Inskipp. Published March 7, 2012. As reviewed and pictured: softcover, 528 pages. In early 2006, Arthur and I visited Rajasthan in India for a much-too-short 20 days. We were interested in visiting both cultural sights and natural wonders,...

February 2011 Giveaway: The Crossley ID Guide: Eastern Birds

On Tuesday, I posted a 5/5 review of Richard Crossley's revolutionary new guide The Crossley ID Guide: Eastern Birds. Today I'm very excited to announce that this new book is my February blog giveaway! This is my second giveaway and I've decided to keep it simple once...

80% off: 50 Places to Go Birding

Right now Amazon has Fifty Places to Go Birding Before You Die: Birding Experts Share The World's Greatest Destinationsmarked down to $4.99. That's 80% off the regular price. The four reviews on Amazon are generally positive, but for a year-old book, four reviews aren't a lot. One...

Bird Blog & Online Contests for April 2011

Here’s a list of current (as of April 4th) blog & online contests by birders, for birders, and/or offering bird- or birder-themed prizes. Click on the links to learn more, check eligibility, and enter to win! If you are running a contest or know of something that should...