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Breaking news: Birding Ecotours opens a US office and starts offering more North American birding tours

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We hereby announce two very exciting pieces of news, both of them related. First, that we’re opening a formal office ...

How to Choose a Birding Tour

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There’s a vast array of bird tours available out there. To illustrate this point, Birding Ecotours alone offers a plethora of different trips just to Peru (not to mention all…

BirdLife South Africa’s List of South African Birds

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South Africa’s premier bird conservation organization, BirdLife South Africa, is responsible for keeping the country’s bird list updated annually. A hard ...

Nectar-feeding birds

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All continents except Europe and Antarctica have bird species that rely almost exclusively on nectar as a food source. These birds, which include African sunbirds and American hummingbirds, obtain ...

The Red Himba Lady and the Dusky Lark

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This day was very special: We were just about to give up searching for the baffling (and one of the very last Southern African) lark species – the Dusky Lark…