Links

CHECKLISTS


American Birding Association
http://www.americanbirding.org/checklist/
North American Birds

American Ornithological Union
http://www.aou.org/checklist/index.php3
North American Birds

Birding in Virginia
http://www.virginiabirding.org/
Virginia Bird Lists

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CLUBS/AUDUBON CHAPTERS


Audubon Society of Northern Virginia
http://www.fairfaxaudubon.org/
Vienna, Virginia

Augusta Bird Club
http://academic.mbc.edu/barthur/abc/
Augusta, Virginia

Arctic Audubon Society
http://www.arcticaudubon.org/
Fairbanks, Alaska

Back Bay Birding Club
http://www.awhm.org/
Virginia Beach, Virgina

Bath-Highland Bird Club
http://www.bathhighlandbird.org/
Monterey, Virginia

Bristol Bird Club
http://www.kewloff.com/hosting/bbc/index.htm
Bristol, Virginia

Buchanan County Bird Club
http://www.bcbirdclub.org/
Grundy, Virginia

Horicon Marsh Bird Club
http://www.horiconmarshbirdclub.com/
Horicon, Wisconsin

Lynchburg Bird Club
http://lasi.lynchburg.edu/bruno_r/Public/web/Lynchburg_Bird_Club.htm
Lynchburg, Virginia

Margaret H. Watson Bird Club
http://www.farmvillebirders.org/FarmvilleBirders.org/Welcome.html
Farmville, Virginia

Monticello Bird Club
http://www.ecoventures-travel.com/mbc/
Charlottesville, Virginia

New River Valley Bird Club
http://www.nrvbirdclb.org/
Blacksburg, Virginia

Northern Neck of Virginia Audubon Society
http://www.northernneckaudubon.org/
Kilmarmock, Virginia

Northern Virginia Bird Club
http://www.nvabc.org/
Annandale, Virginia

Richmond Audubon Society
http://cvco.org/science/audubon/
Richmond, Virginia

Roanoke Valley Bird Club
http://roanokebird.tripod.com/
Roanoke, Virginia

San Diego Audubon Society
http://www.sandiegoaudubon.org/
San Diego, California

Virginia Beach Audubon
http://www.vabeach-audubon.org/
Virginia Beach, Virginia

Williamsburg Bird Club
http://www.williamsburgbirdclub.org/
Williamsburg, Virginia

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EVENTS (OTHER THAN FESTIVALS)


Bird-A-Thon
http://www.prbo.org/
Point Reyes Bird Observatory

World Series of Birding
http://www.njaudubon.org/WSB/
New Jersey Audubon Society

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FESTIVALS


Alabama Coastal BirdFest
http://www.alabamacoastalbirdfest.com/
Mobile, Alabama

Alaska Bald Eagle Festival
http://www.baldeaglefestival.org/
Haines, Alaska

Alaska Hummingbird Festival
http://www.fs.fed.us/r10/tongass/districts/discoverycenter/index.html
Ketchikan, Alaska

Autumn Migration Birding Festival
http://www.northhouse.org/
Grand Marais, Minnesota

Big Bend Nature Festival
http://www.visitbigbend.com/bbnf/
Butte, Texas

Birding Fest of Southernmost Illinois
http://www.birdingblitz.org/
Ullin, Illinois

Bitterroot Birding and Nature Festival
http://www.audubon-center.org/
Stevensville, Montana

Boreal Birding and Northern Landscapes Festival
http://www.downeastbirdfest.org/
Grand Marais, Minnesota

Burke County Birding Festival
http://www.burkecountynd.com/
Bowbells, North Dakota

Cape May Bird Observatory’s Autumn Weekend
http://www.birdcapemay.org/autumn.shtml
Cape May, New Jersey

Cape May Bird Observatory’s Spring Weekend
http://www.birdcapemay.org/spring.shtml
Cape May, New Jersey

Chequamegon Bay Birding and Nature Festival
http://www.travelbayfieldcounty.com/
Ashland, Wisconsin

Copper River Delta Shorebird Festival
http://www.cordovachamber.com/
Cordova, Alaska

Cradle of Birding Wildlife and Conservation Festival
http://www.fws.gov/northeast/heinz/
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Crowsnest Wing Fest
http://www.crowsnestconservation.ca/
Crowsnest Pass, Alberta

“Ding” Darling Days
http://www.dingdarlingdays.com/
Sanibel Island, Florida

Door County Festival of Nature
http://www.ridgesanctuary.org/festival.htm
Baileys Harbor Wisconsin

Down East Spring Birding Festival
http://www.downeastbirdfest.org/
Whiting, Maine

Dubois Grouse Days
http://www.grousepartners.org/
Dubois, Idaho

Endemic Bird of Puerto Rico Bird Festival
http://www.apiepr.org/
Maricao, Puerto Rico

Feliciana Hummingbird Celebration
http://www.audubonbirdfest.com/
St. Francisville, LA

Festival of Birds
http://www.visitdetroitlakes.com/
Detroit Lakes, Minnesota

Festival of the Cranes
http://www.friendsofthebosque.org/crane/
Socorro, New Mexico

Florida’s Coast Birding and Nature Festival
http://www.getaway4florida.com/bird_festival_2007/
St. Augustine, Florida

Georgia’s Colonial Coast Birding and Nature Festival
http://www.coastalgeorgiabirding.org/
Jekyll Island, Georgia

Great Adirondack Birding Celebration
http://www.adkvic.org/birdcelebration.html
Paul Smiths, New York

Great River Birding and Nature Festival
http://www.mississippi-river.org/birding/
Winona to Frontenac, Minnesota

Great Salt Lake Bird Festival
http://www.greatsaltlakebirdfest.com/
Farmington, Utah

Herricks Cove Wildlife Festival
http://www.sover.net/~mwalsh/
Rockingham, Vermont

Hocking Valley Birding Trail Migratory Bird Weekend
http://www.birdhocking.com/
Logan, Ohio

Horicon Marsh Bird Festival
http://www.horiconmarshbirdclub.com/
Horicon, Wisconsin

Hummingbird Days
http://www.quintamazatlan.com/
McAllen, Texas

International Migratory Bird Day
http://www.mvs.usace.army.mil/Shelbyville/
Shelbyville, Illinois

Kachemack Bay Shorebird Festival
http://www.homeralaska.org/shorebird.htm
Homer, Alaska

Lake Erie Wing Watch
http://www.lakeeriewingwatch.com/
Oak Harbor, Ohio

Lake Ontario Bird Festival
http://www.lakeontariobirdfest.com/
Mexico, New York

Leavenworth Spring Bird Festival
http://www.barnbeachreserve.org/
Washington

Migration Celebration!
http://pbcgov.com/parks/nature/green_cay_nature_center/
Boynton Beach, Florida

Monterey Bay Birding Festival
http://www.montereybaybirding.org/
Watsonville, California

North Alabama Birding Festival
http://www.cordovachamber.com/
Decatur, Alabama

NorthWoods Audubon Birding Festival
http://www.audubon-center.org/
Sandstone, Minnesota

Oil Region Birding Festival
http://www.oilregion.org/
Titusville, Pennslyvania

OspreyFest
http://www.ospreyfest.com/
Chama, New Mexico

Potholes and Prairie Birding Festival
http://www.birdingdrives.com/
Carrington, North Dakota

Puget Sound Bird Fest
http://www.barnbeachreserve.org/
Edmonds, Washington

San Diego Bird Festival
http://www.sandiegoaudubon.org/
San Diego, California

Sandhill Crane Festival
http://www.arcticaudubon.org/crane.html
Fairbanks, Alaska

Sharon Audubon Festival
http://www.sharon.audubon.org/
Sharon, Connecticut

Southern Boreal Bird Festival
http://www.canaanresort.com/
Canaan Valley, West Virginia

Shorebord Festival
http://www.longbeachmaps.com/interp-center.html
Tovino, British Columbia

Space Coast Birding & Wildlife Festival
http://nbbd.com/fly/
Titusville, Florida

Spring Wings Bird Festival
http://www.springwings.org/
Fallon, Nevada

Stikine River Garnet Festival
http://www.wrangellchamber.org/garnet.php
Wrangell, Alaska

Tawas Point Birding Festival
http://www.tawas.com/
East Tawas, Michigan

Ute Mountain Mesa Verde Birding Festival
http://www.utemountainmesaverdebirdingfestival.com/
Cortez, Colorado

Verde Valley Birding and Nature Festival
http://www.birdyverde.org/
Cottonwood, Arizona

Vosburg Neck Festival
http://www.emnconline.org/
Tunkhannock, Pennsylvania

Warblers and Wildflowers Festival
http://www.barharborinfo.com/warblers/
Bar Harbor, Maine

Warm Springs Georgia Bird Festival and Great Backyard Bird Count
http://warmspringsgeorgiabirdfestival.com/default.aspx
Warm Springs, Georgia

Whale Festival
http://www.whalefestkodiak.org/
Kodiak, Alaska

Wild Wing River and Nature Festival
http://www.wildwingfestival.com/
Mississippi

Wings of Spring Confluence Birding Festival
http://www.wingsofspring.org/
West Alton, Missouri

Wings Over the Rockies Bird Festival
http://www.wingsovertherockies.org/
Invermere, British Columbia

Yosemite Birding Festival
http://www.yosemite.org/seminars/
Yosemite National Park, California

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OBSERVATORIES


Cape May Bird Observatory
http://www.njaudubon.org/Centers/CMBO/

Coastal Virginia Wildlife Observatory
http://www.cvwo.org/

Point Reyes Bird Observatory
http://www.prbo.org/

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OPTICS


Brunton
http://www.brunton.com/

Bushnell
http://www.bushnell.com/

Celestron
http://www.celestron.com/c2/category.php?CatID=18

Eagle Optics
http://www.eagleoptics.com/

Fujinon
http://www.fujinonbinocular.com/

KOWA
http://www.kowascope.com/frontend/default.asp

Leica
http://www.leica-camera.us/home/

Leupold Optics
http://www.leupold.com/

Meade
http://www.meade.com/binoculars/index.html

Minox
http://www.minox.com/index.php?id=naturbeobachtung&L=1

Nikon
http://www.nikonusa.com/

Optics4birding
http://www.optics4birding.com

Pentax
http://www.pentaximaging.com/products/sport_optics/

Spotting Scopes
http://www.spottingscopes.com/

Swarovski Optik
http://www.swarovskioptik.at/

Swift Optics
http://www.swift-sportoptics.com/

TeleVue
http://www.televue.com/engine/page.asp?ID=165

Zeiss
http://www.zeiss.com/sports

Zhumell
http://www.zhumell.com/binoculars.html

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ORGANIZATIONS


American Bird Conservancy
http://www.abcbirds.org/

American Birding Association
http://www.americanbirding.org/

American Ornithologists’ Union
http://www.aou.org/

Audubon Naturalist Society
http://www.audubonnaturalist.org/

Bird Life International
http://www.birdlife.org

British Ornithologists’ Union
http://www.bou.org.uk/

Center for Conservation Biology
http://www.ccb-wm.org/

Cornell Lab of Ornithology
http://www.birds.cornell.edu/

Edward Grey Institute of Field Ornithology
http://www.zoo.ox.ac.uk/egi/

Nature Conservancy
http://www.nature.org/

New Jersey Audubon Society
http://www.njaudubon.org

North American Bluebird Society
http://www.nabluebirdsociety.org/

Ornithological Worldwide Literature
http://egizoosrv.zoo.ox.ac.uk/OWL/

Virginia Avian Records Committee
http://www.virginiabirds.org/

Virginia Society of Ornithology
http://www.virginiabirds.net

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ORNITHOLOGICAL STUDIES/PROGRAMS


Birdhouse Network
http://www.birds.cornell.edu/birdhouse

Ebird
http://ebird.org/content/ebird/

Classroom FeederWatch/Bird Sleuth
http://www.birds.cornell.edu/birdsleuth/CFW%20Visitors

House Finch Disease Survey
http://www.birds.cornell.edu/hofi/

Ivory-billed Woodpecker Site
http://www.ivorybill.org/

Project FeederWatch
http://www.birds.cornell.edu/pfw/

Searchable Ornithological Research Archive
http://elibrary.unm.edu/sora/

Urban Bird Studies
http://www.birds.cornell.edu/programs/urbanbirds/

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OTHER RESOURCES


A Guide to Attracting Songbirds to Your Backyard
https://www.mjjsales.com/attracting-backyard-songbirds.html

Fatbirder
http://www.birdingtop500.com/

Eagle Optics Birding Trip Tips
http://www.eagleoptics.com/index.asp?pid=2927

KingBirdFeeders.com
http://www.kingbirdfeeders.com/

Zigg.net
http://www.szigg.net/

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TOUR COMPANIES


Bird Treks
http://www.birdtreks.com/

Bird/Wildlife Photo Tours
http://www.ebirdphototours.com/

Bird Watching Tours & Companies
http://www.exoticbirding.com/

China Bird Watching Tours
http://www.fieldguides.com/

Donana Bird Tours
http://www.donanabirdtours.com/cgi-bin/web.asp?title=*home

Exotic Birding
http://www.exoticbirding.com/

Field Guides Birding Tours
http://www.junglelore.com/

Ecuador Explorer.com
http://www.ecuadorexplorer.com/html/birdwatching_tours.html

It’s Lifer Time in Brazil !!!
http://www.boute-expeditions.com/

Jungle Lore
http://www.4panda.com/special/bird/index.htm

Ventures
http://www.donanabirdtours.com/cgi-bin/web.asp?title=*home

Wings Birding Tours
http://www.birding.com/tourcompanies.asp

Victor Emanuel Nature Tours
http://www.ventbird.com?gclid=CPmp0oP0z44CFSZxUAodtkS-Qw/

Field Guides Birding Tours World Wide
http://www.fieldguides.com/

Rockport Birding and Kayak Adventures
http://www.rockportadventures.com/rpa/

Mindo Bird To
http://www.mindobirds.com.ec

The Virtual Hawk Watch
http://virtualbirder.com/vbirder/onLoc/onLocDirs/HAWK/onLocHawkWatch.html

Daintree Birdwatching Tours
http://home.austarnet.com.au/chrisld/

Wilderness Birding Adventures
http://www.wildernessbirding.com/

Brid Watching Bulgaria
http://www.birdwatchingbulgaria.com/

Bird Tour Asia
http://www.birdtourasia.com/

GoneBirding
http://www.gonebirding.org/

Nature Lovers Tobaga
http://www.tobagobirding.com/

Wild Watch Thailand
http://www.wildwatchthailand.com/

Cypress Valley Canopy Tours
http://www.cypressvalleycanopytours.com/birding.php

Sierra Nevada Avian Center
http://www.aviancenter.com/

Rockjumper Birding Tours
http://www.rockjumper.co.za/

10000birds Birding Tour Directory
http://10000birds.com/birdingtourdirectory/

Wild Birds,com
http://www.wildbirds.com/dnn/Home/tabid/36/Default.aspx

Coastal Revelations
http://www.coastalrevelations.com/vancouver_island_bird_watching_tours/

BirdTours.co.uk
http://www.birdtours.co.uk/

Luxury Tours of India
http://www.luxurytoursofindia.com/index.html

Birding Tours of Egypt
http://www.travelegypt.com/egyptbirdingtour.htm

Birds Ireland.com
http://www.birdsireland.com/pages/tours.html

Birding.com
http://www.birding.com/over25tours.asp

Personalized Bird Watching Services
http://www.cfbw.com/birdguide1.html

Birding in Peru
http://www.birding-in-peru.com/

TurkishBirding.com
http://www.turkishbirding.com/

Google Birding
http://www.google.com/Top/Recreation/Travel/Specialty_Travel/Ecotourism/Birding/

Big O Birding Tours
http://www.bigobirdingfestival.com/tours.htm

Avian Leisure
http://www.avianleisure.com/

Eagle Optics Birding Trip Tips
http://www.eagleoptics.com/index.asp?pid=2927

India Bird Tours
http://www.tours.allindiaguide.com/widlife_tours/bird_lovers_tour.html

Wildlife Tours India
http://www.indianwildlifeportal.com/

Nature Trek
http://www.naturetrek.co.uk/wildlife-holidays/wildlife-holidays.asp?ID=1

Costa Rica Birding Expedition
http://www.bafrenz.com/birds/Catalog/CRCatalog.htm

India Bird Watching
http://www.indiabirdwatching.com/

Lake Lowell Bird Tour
http://www.fws.gov/deerflat/laketourtext.htm

Crystal Paradise Resort
http://www.crystalparadise.com/html/birding.html

Birding in Spain
http://www.birdinginspain.com/

ABA Birding Tour Endorsements
http://www.americanbirding.org/tours/standards.html

All India Travel
http://www.all-india-travel.com/bird-watching-tour-india/index.html

Belize Hot spots
http://www.camacdonald.com/birding/cenbelize.htm

Central Mexico & Belize Expedition
http://www.bafrenz.com/birds/Catalog/MXCenCatalog.htm

Ecuador a World Apart
http://www.ecuaworld.com/ecuador/birdwatching_tours.html

Birding in Madagascar
http://www.madagascar-travel.net/birding.html

Ecotours
http://www.ecotours.hu/

Insider Tours
http://www.insider-tours.com/birding_tours.html

Audouin Birding Tours
http://www.audouinbirding.com/

Moses Lake Bird Watching
http://www.moses-lake.com/211.html

Amerika Aventure
http://www.amerikaventure.com/eng/tour_crc.php

Birding and Ocean Life Puerto Vallarta
http://www.earthfoot.org/places/mx009.htm

Ashanti African Tours
http://www.ashantiafricantours.com/main/birdwatching_11day.html

Access Africa Safaris
http://www.toursuganda.com/

Surf Birds
http://www.surfbirds.com/mb/tours/tour-directory.html

Birding Ecotours
http://www.birdingecotours.co.za/misc/birdingtoursschedule.html

Wild life South Africa
http://www.wildlifesouthafrica.com/birding/

Zest for Birds
http://www.zestforbirds.co.za/

Vancouver Island Birding
http://www.vancouverislandbirding.com/

Toucan Tours
http://www.toucantours.co.uk/

Tody Tours
http://www.todytours.com/

Montana Audubon
http://mtaudubon.org/html/birdwatching_field_trips_and_programs.htm

All India Birding Tours
http://www.birdingindiatours.net/

The Dove Tail Directory
http://www.dovetaildirectory.com/

Abacus African Vacations
http://www.abacusvacations.com/av13.htm

Coffee Adventures
http://coffeeadventures.net/birding.html

All About Retreats
http://www.allaboutretreats.com/retreats/birding-retreats.html

Birding Africa
http://www.birdingafrica.com/

WingsWest Birding Tours
http://www.itsatrip.org/detail.aspx?ID=8519

FlevoBirdwatching
http://www.birdsnetherlands.nl/

Bird Uganda
http://www.birduganda.com/

Abingdon Manor
http://www.bbonline.com/sc/abingdon/birding.html

Down East Nature Tours
http://www.downeastnaturetours.com/programs.htm

High Lonesome Birdtours
http://www.hilonesome.com/alaskaintro.html

Advantage Tours
http://www.advantagepanama.com/rainforest-birding-tours.html

Pterodroma Pelagic
http://www.nzseabirds.com/

Birding in Belize
http://www.birdinginbelize.com/birding_tours.html

4 Birding Tours in the Mato Grosso
http://www.earthfoot.org/places/br006.htm

Amazillz Tours
http://www.amaziliatours.com/EN/index.htm

Private Tours
http://www.paradisebirding.com/sys-tmpl/privatebirdingtours/

Hamlet Birding Tours
http://www.hamletbirdingtours.com/index.php?pagina_id=1&force=1

Birding Ethiopia
http://www.jennerexpeditions.com/BE/

Alto Andino Nature Tours
http://www.birdingaltoandino.com/nature-Arica.htm

Birding Tours in South America
http://www.birding-peru-sa.com/english/birdtoursoutsideperu.html

Bird Watch Cape
http://www.birdwatch.co.za/birdwatchingcapetown.htm

Avirtual Dominica
http://www.avirtualdominica.com/birdwatching.cfm

Lopez Island Birding Tours
http://www.geocities.com/lopezbird/

Cassowary Tours
http://www.cassowarytours.com.au/

Thailand travel guide
http://asia.se

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