14 Bird Movies & Documentaries (That Are Worth Watching)

14 Bird Movies & Documentaries (That Are Worth Watching)

Whether you are an active birder, backyard bird watcher, or just love learning about birds, you have come to the right place. There are bird movies and documentaries on this list for everyone!   I included all of my favorites, from documentaries to kid’s movies to feature-length films about birds. These films & movies are perfect to combine your interest in birds along with your […]

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The 6 BEST Birding Podcasts I Listen To! (2022)

The 6 BEST Birding Podcasts I Listen To! (2022)

What do you listen to while driving in your car? Music? Talk Radio? Nothing?   What if you could turn those wasted moments into a chance to learn about birds?   That is how I utilize podcasts about birds!   Seriously, once you start listening to the BEST birding podcasts listed below, it will be hard to ever listen to the radio again.   Each of […]

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The 11 Best Birding Apps in 2022! (iPhone & Android)

The 11 Best Birding Apps in 2022! (iPhone & Android)

I can’t imagine leaving my smartphone at home when birding! As technology continues to advance, it has become an invaluable tool.   For example, I have birding apps for just about everything, including field guides, checklists, automatic sound recognition, and even apps that help me find local birds that I’m looking for!   But trying to find birding apps that work well can be difficult. […]

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18 BEST Books About Birds (That Are Actually FUN To Read)

18 BEST Books About Birds (That Are Actually FUN To Read)

My list of the 18 BEST books about birds was designed to include books you WANT to read. To make it onto this list, I had to be excited to sit down to read at night (and NOT immediately fall asleep)!   The list of the BEST bird books below offers something for everyone. Humor, fun, adventure, education, etc.   Quick Links: The 18 Best […]

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eBird: The Birding App I Use The Most

eBird: The Birding App I Use The Most

Part of the fun of birding is keeping lists. I love trying to see as many species as possible every time I go for a hike, which becomes a game and competition against myself. During any birding excursion, I am constantly aware of how many birds I have seen. Keeping lists of birds is important to almost all birders and we all want to keep […]

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Larkwire Review: The Gamification of Bird Sounds

Larkwire Review: The Gamification of Bird Sounds

Learning to identify birds by their songs or sounds can be incredibly frustrating!   Seriously, just in my home of state of Ohio, there are around 300 species! And most birds have multiple sounds that need to be learned between their different song variations and contacts calls.   Sure, learning a few of the most common species such as Mourning Dove or American Robin is […]

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iBird Pro Review: My FAVORITE Birding App and Field Guide

iBird Pro Review: My FAVORITE Birding App and Field Guide

When I go birding, I always take a backpack full of anything I might need; water, camera, binoculars, lens wipes, snacks, etc.   I am acutely aware of what I carry because it will be sitting on my back for a few hours. I am always looking for ways to lighten my load. Light pack = happiness.    Once upon a time in a galaxy […]

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