Birding

A Guide to Nesting Birds in Connecticut

A Guide to Nesting Birds in Connecticut

Read (and watch a webinar recording!) about the breeding behavior and nesting habits of some of our most visible species.
It's Time to Build a Truly Inclusive Outdoors

It's Time to Build a Truly Inclusive Outdoors

— As the nation continues to confront racism, the birding community must embrace difficult conversations.
'Black Birders Week' Promotes Diversity and Takes on Racism in the Outdoors

'Black Birders Week' Promotes Diversity and Takes on Racism in the Outdoors

— Sparked by a racist incident last week in Central Park, the new initiative aims to boost recognition and representation of Black people enjoying and studying the natural world.
How To Do a "Bird Sit"

How To Do a "Bird Sit"

— Pause and enjoy a peaceful moment with the birds.
Spring Migration FAQs

Spring Migration FAQs

— How much do you know about the comings and goings of the birds outside your window?
Birding Is the Perfect Activity While Practicing Social Distancing

Birding Is the Perfect Activity While Practicing Social Distancing

— This global pandemic has us all pretty freaked out. Handled responsibly, open space and wildlife observation might be just the balm you need.
Northern Saw-whet Owl Released After Car Collision

Northern Saw-whet Owl Released After Car Collision

— Whooo doesn't love a successful story of recovery?
Here’s Where to Bird with a Brew in Connecticut

Here’s Where to Bird with a Brew in Connecticut

— If your idea of the perfect outing includes a quality beverage in one hand and binoculars in the other, read on!
Must-Visit Birding Locations in Connecticut

Must-Visit Birding Locations in Connecticut

For such a small state, Connecticut is quite a gem when it comes to birding. The land spans a length of just 110 miles and is comprised of habitats ranging from offshore islands to grasslands to tracts of woodland. Grab your binoculars and check out these notable bird hotspots across the state.