• Birding Wolongshan, Sichuan, China

    2 days ago - By 10,000 Birds

    With travel restrictions still in place, going on a birding trip outside of China is still not a practical option. Fortunately, China itself has a large number of bird species and habitats. According to a Wikipedia entry, China has 1413 bird species - though strangely, another list found online, purportedly based on Birdlife International, claims only 1288 species. Anyway, even this lower number puts China at rank 8 in the list of countries with the most bird species, surpassed only by Indonesia outside of the usual suspects in South America.
    And so I boarded a plane to Chengdu, the...
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