Birdwatching or birding is a form of wildlife observation in which the observation of birds is a recreational activity. It can be done with the naked eye, through a visual enhancement device like binoculars and telescopes, or by listening for bird sounds.

Hawk Mountain Sanctuary

For raptor migration viewing, visit in autumn. Each fall, 18,000 hawks, eagles, and falcons pass Hawk Mountain.… Peak…

Helgoland / Heligoland

Helgoland is a fantastic year-round destination with stunning wildlife to view. However, there are some very special months. The best time to visit…

Ellis County

Spring and late summer is best for birds

Richland Chambers Wetlands

The spring and fall is great but birds are always there

Starved Rock State Park

The best time to visit Starved Rock State Park for spotting the eagles is in January and February. The most comfortable weather conditions can be…

Somme Estuary

20.000 birds both in winter and in passage periods