One Fine Day in Balang Shan, CHINA

Join professional bird guide Sam Woods as he takes in awe-inspiring views in Balang Shan, China and captures great views of China's magnificent pheasants, including the best of all: Golden Pheasant!

My Himalayan High: Birding Nepal

View of Mount Everest from Gokyo by Joe Cochram

Emerging out of the woods, shrubby areas around the villages of Phurte and Thamo held Blue-fronted and White-throated Redstarts, and Laughingthrushes including Chestnut-crowned, Black-faced and Streaked, all with a backdrop of the 6000 m+ peaks forming Kongde Ri.

China

A Golden Pheasant (Chrysolophus pictus) photographed in the Kuala Lumpur Bird Park Bjørn Christian Tørrissen.

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Our Perfect Birding Year by Alan Davies and Ruth Miller

Male Great Bustard displaying

In 2008 Alan Davies and Ruth Miller set a new record for the highest number of bird species recorded in a single year. Now they discuss their perfect birding year.