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Victoria's Riflebird Ptiloris victoriae ©Andy Walker Website
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Fatbirder is the premier birders’ web resource about birds, birding and birdwatching. Whether you are looking for facts about hummingbirds, songbirds, shorebirds or raptors in your backyard or are planning a trip or birding tour anywhere in the world Fatbirder is the site for you.

There are tens of thousands of links on two thousand pages about birding everywhere; a page for every country & state & every bird family.

It’s all here from RSPB wildlife reserves or Audubon bird sanctuaries to the best bird watching binoculars and spotting scopes. There are page sections on books, guides, forums, reserves, accommodation, trip report, bird clubs and more as well as pages on topics such as ornithology, twitching, endangered species, conservation, equipment, pelagics, birding holidays and much more.

Fatbirder benefits hugely from the contributions of birders, photographers, ornithologists and birdwatchers from all over the world. Local birders wrote most country and state introductions, and Fatbirder users took most of the photographs featured. As always, we welcome feedback and suggestions.

Contact me if you want one of your photographs featured!

Jacob Roalef from Birding Ecotours did with this wonderful picture of an Elegant Trogon Trogon elegans

  • Finding Birds in Montenegro and Herzegovina

    | Dave Gosney | Easybirder | 2023 | Paperback | 40 Pages | ISBN: 9781907316630 | £9.50p | The Publisher’s View: There’s more to Montenegro than spectacular scenery and more to Herzegovina ...more
    November 12th, 2023
  • Finding Birds in Southern Croatia

    | Dave Gosney | Easybirder | 2023 | Paperback | 36 Pages | ISBN: 9781907316623 | £9.50p | The Publisher’s View: This book covers the coastal strip of Croatia, from as far ...more
    November 12th, 2023
  • Identification Guide to European Passerines

    | Lars Svensson | Lullula Fölag | 2023 | Fifth Revised Edition | Paperback | 448 Pages | ISBN: 9789198516685 | £19.99p | The Publisher’s View: This is the 5th edition of ...more
    October 21st, 2023
  • Terns of North America

    | Terns of North America | by Cameron Cox | Princeton University Press | 2023 | Paperback | 201 Pages | 325 Colour Photos | ISBN: 9780691161877 | £21.99p | The Publisher’s ...more
    October 12th, 2023
  • Isles of Scilly

    | Isles of Scilly Bird and Natural History Review 2022 | Isles of Scilly Bird Group | BTO | 2023 | Paperback | 256 Pages | ISSN: 1474-4937 | The Publisher’s View: ...more
    October 12th, 2023
  • Introducing BirdWeather and BirdWeather PUC

    Birdweather is a living library of bird vocalisations. With active stations around the world, continuously listening in backyards, nature preserves, and remote installations, the library now has over 170 million unique detections ...more
    October 1st, 2023

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