Start here: All About Birds
Tips for Beginning Birders
General Birding Websites
The right binoculars are essential for birding. These links offer good advice on buying binoculars:
Cornell University in Ithaca, NY and other organizations offer webcams of birds on their nests. You can also Google terms like "osprey cam," "peregrine cam" or "owl cam."
Birding Sites for This Region
Also see the tab listing local birding organizations.
A checklist of bird species for an area is helpful to record what you've seen. Here are a couple of sites to know about:
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Photo: Joyce in Kenya with elephants