• How to Watch Birds in the Rains of Costa Rica

    13 days ago - By 10,000 Birds

    As birders, we face a particular set of challenges. Where can a birder find the best prices for quality optics? Which field guides to use, digital, paper, or both? How to get yourself out of bed on cold, dark, pre-dawn winter mornings, where to find the nearest landfill, how to convince officers of the law that you aren't doing anything more than watching birds. We may also have the need to navigate through sewage ponds, try not freeze to death after falling into the Bering Sea, or even avoid being kidnapped by rebels. The list goes on, it just depends on what you are willing to do to see...
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