You don't need to be an expert birder to enjoy birds — just look up

People often assume that birding means you have to put a name on everything that flies into view. That may come later, with the help of binoculars, field guides and friends, but there is a lot of pleasure to be had simply from observing the...

You don't need to be an expert birder to enjoy birds — just look up
Red-winged blackbird in Calgary

People often assume that birding means you have to put a name on everything that flies into view. That may come later, with the help of binoculars, field guides and friends, but there is a lot of pleasure to be had simply from observing the common birds in your neighbourhood.