Entries by amanda

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August Birder of the Month: Rene Valdes

Birding and Conservation in Mexico with Rene Valdes By Amanda Grennell One thousand. That’s how many birds in Mexico Rene Valdes aims to identify before he turns forty. He’s got two more years and only 31 species to go — and after learning that Rene basically lives and breathes birding, we won’t be surprised when […]

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Best Bird Photos From July

Every day, BirdsEye users submit beautiful bird photos from around the world. The images are verified and incorporated into our apps to help our users better identify species as they birdwatch. The following images are a collection of our staff’s favorite pics submitted to our BirdsEye.photo site in July 2019. Have a favorite image in our […]

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Who Shot it Best?

We are happy to announce the winners of our most recent Who Shot it Best photo contest. Congratulations to Tasha DiMarzio whose photograph of a Red Knot garnered the most votes from over 1,300 entries! And congratulations to Wendell Gilgert, the new owner of a free pair of Zeiss binoculars! Wendell was selected at random […]

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Taylor Páez is a Dirtbag Birder

643 bird species, 44 states, two trips across the country and back, one 2002 four-cylinder Ford Ranger  – all Taylor Páez needed to complete her Big Year on the road. By Amanda Grennell After seven months on the road, living out of her truck and tracking down as many bird species as possible in the […]