For a Delmarva bird checklist, download this list provided by the Delmarva Ornithological Society.
Visit these websites to learn more about Delmarva bird clubs:
Delaware is the proud home of the American Birding Association in Delaware City.
Visit these websites for information about Delmarva bird conservation:
Join these Facebook groups to keep up with Delmarva’s latest sightings and rarities:
Visit these websites for information about the economic impact of birding and wildlife-associated recreation:
The Outdoor Recreation Jobs and Economic Impact Act of 2016 (from Outside magazine, Dec. 2016)
Report: 86 million Americans watched wildlife in 2016, a 20 percent jump from 2011 (BirdwatchingDaily.com, 9/8/17)
Wildlife watching continues to lure Americans outdoors (The Bay Journal, 12/18/17)
Analysis of outdoor recreation industry finds its contribution to GDP larger than that of oil, gas extraction (The Spokesman-Review, 2/23/18)
Economic Impact: Birds, Birdwatching and the U.S. Economy (U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service)