Archives for July 23, 2010

And that time may be now. There is a beer (a Belgian ale to be exact) which costs over US$700 a bottle. It is 55 proof and looks like this:

There are several characteristics that make up a field guide. It should be “pocket size” (and birders have huge pockets, so this may not be as much of a restriction as it sounds). It should cover the geographical region in which you are watching the birds, although in some remote areas of the world you…