Bird ID Skills Introduction Susan Ballinger’s classroom presentation.
Inside Birding: How-To Videos For Learning Bird Identification. Each of four 10-minute video takes an in-depth look at one of their four basic keys: Size & Shape, Color Pattern, Behavior, and Habitat.Cornell Lab of Ornithology All About Birds.
Inside Birding: Building Skills Tutorial. Bird watchers can identify many species from just a quick look. They’re using the four keys to visual identification: Size & Shape,Color Pattern, Behavior, and Habitat. Cornell Lab of Ornithology All About Birds.
The Feather Atlas: Flight Feathers of North American Birds. This website promotes feather identificaton, research, and appreciation by providing high-resolution scans of the flight feathers of North American birds. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
Live Bird Cameras. Watch read-time birds in nests including osprey, red-tailed hawk, CA condor, and hummingbirds at a feeder (>15 cameras),
Best Binoculars: The Cornell Lab Review 2013. 28 top models in 5 price ranges.
The 2014 Audubon Guide to Binoculars. Explanation of binocular parts and recommendations in 4 price ranges.