Latin: Bucephala islandica
Participate in one of the fastest growing recreational activities in America
A group of participants birding during the Christmas Bird Count in Ramble, Central Park, NYC, December 14th 2014. Photo: Camilla Cerea/Audubon
"Why watch birds?" you ask. There are as many answers as there are birders! Birds are beautiful, interesting, funny, talented, and mysterious. Why do you watch birds?