October 2014 Roundup

Oct 3, 2014 – Talk on Ecological Impact on Bird Population Timberland Heights The Manila Waldorf School of Timberland Heights invited the WBCP to do a talk on the Ecological Impact on Bird Population by Dr. Loreilie Tan. The class was composed of some 12 senior students. Two simultaneous club activities at the same time.…

September 2014 Roundup

September 7, 2014 – World Shorebirds Day Barangay Consuelo Macabebe Pampanga World Shorebirds Day was held on 6 September 2014 for the first time. One of the key programs of this special day is the Global Shorebird Counting which is a public awareness initiative. The Wild Bird Club of the Phil. did its share on September…

Birding Trip: Farm Roads of Oriental Mindoro

WBCP member Brian Ellis shares tips on birding on farm roads — what to look for and also what to look out for! — Birding the Farm Roads of Oriental Mindoro text and photos by Brian Ellis Perhaps not the most exciting places to go birding but farm roads can be interesting. For a newbie…

Birdwatcher Abroad: Birding in Dubai

Manila-based WBCP member Brian Ellis writes about an interesting way to learn about a new country. He went birdwatching during his free time while on a visit to Dubai for some work for his church. space Birding in Dubai by Brian Ellis I received an invitation to visit Dubai for the inauguration of a small…

WBCP BIRDWATCHER ABROAD: USA RAPTORS AND BUZZARDS

Birdwatching is a great way to explore a country. WBCP member Brian Ellis writes about combining work and birdwatching during a recent trip to the US. Raptors and Buzzards in the USA by Brian Ellis After many many years I have recently taken up birding again. So I am very much a newbie but have…