Birding on Long Island

Updated: Aug 15

Birding is a very rewarding hobby and living on Long Island gives us so many opportunities to view birds in so many different settings from the beach to the backyard. It can be done anytime of year and doesn't cost anything. I do recommend a good pair of binoculars for distance viewing.

For backyard viewing you will need a few birding essentials:

1) Water Sources. A few shallow birdb