Birdwatching is a great way to spend some quality time as a family and help instill an appreciation for nature and the local environment. Researching birds, their migratory patterns, and weather conditions all help to pique curiosity.
2. Birdwatching is good for you.
A love of beauty and of the variety of wild birds inspires the love of nature, and spending time outside is great for your mental health. The positive impact of birdwatching on physical health has been known for decades. In Europe, nature therapy that includes birdwatching is prescribed to support stress reduction.
3. Birdwatching is a great way to make friends.
Birdwatching appeals to people from all walks of life. In today’s busy, screen-driven world, the opportunity to make new friends through birding can’t be beat. Try it!