Birding Central Thailand

Birding Central Thailand was incredible! A full writeup will come…eventually…but for now, here are just a few memories from the trip, starting with the highlight—the wintering shorebirds. Make sure you’re watching in 1080p for the best viewing experience. How will I ever sort through all the photos I took? For now, here are a few…

Festival Overview: Acadia Birding Festival

Date: Late May annually; May 28-31, 2020 Location: Mount Desert Island, Bar Harbor, ME (Acadia National Park) Summary: The Acadia Birding Festival offers exciting northeastern US birding around the Gulf of Maine. It’s a fantastic location to see a variety of warbler species—some migrating, and some breeding in the vast forests of the area. But the most…

Festival Overview: San Diego Bird Festival

Date: Late February/early March annually; February 26-March 1, 2020 Location: Guess! San Diego, CA Summary: Woah, west-coast birding. I haven’t had many opportunities to bird the extreme west of the US, so this was a ton of fun for me in 2019. The festival trips go far and wide to get a diversity of birders in one of…

Festival Overview: Cape May Fall Festival

Date: Mid-October annually; October 15-18, 2020 Location: Cape May, New Jersey, of course! Summary: So. Many. Birds. That should say it all. Check back soon for more information about this festival.  My involvement: I first attended the festival in 2019. And I’ll be back, every year! Fun fact: This festival is the longest running birding festival in the country. Don’t…