Birding or bird watching is an adventure available to everyone. It serves various purposes like simple appreciation of aesthetic values of birds, art photography, and commercial birding tours.
There are, however, conservation challenges in recreational birding, including potential negative impacts on birds and their habitat.
Learn best practices and guidelines when practicing this long-held practice of watching birds. Published by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources Biodiversity Management Bureau, with cooperation from Biodiversity Conservation Society of the Philippines, Haribon, ISLA Biodiversity Conservation, Inc., Katala Foundation, Inc., Mindoro Biodiversity Conservation Foundation, Inc., Philippine Center for Terrestrial and Aquatic Research, Philippine Eagle Foundation, Inc., University of the Philippines, Wild Bird Club of the Philippines, Wild Bird Photographers of the Philippines.