• A Beginner's Guide to Big Days: 5 Handy Tools for Planning and Recording

    8 monthes ago - By All About Birds

    Short-eared Owl by Sandra and Frank Horvath via Great Backyard Bird Count photo contest.
    Big Days are a great way to enjoy the outdoors. They can be competitive, serious, pedal-to-the-metal affairs, or they can be relaxed, casual events with the emphasis squarely on fun. You can zoom from hotspot to hotspot in a car, bicycle at a slower pace , or even just pick one fine vantage point and do a Big Sit .
    Whether you're planning for Global Big Day or choosing to have a big day of your own on any other day of the year, we've got some ideas that will help you make the most of it.
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