Although the cities are urbanized sites with thousands or millions of people living in a limited space , the vast majority has public areas like recreation areas and green areas where birdwatchers can observe birds .
Birdwatchers in the green areas of the city are known as “Urban Birders” and end up being skilled in the green areas of “urban life ” .
In addition to the green areas of existing cities in its public squares and parks, the observer can observe birds also in Botanical Gardens , Zoological banks of rivers and lakes .
The great thing about urban birding is that any time of the day we can observe birds , just take a little time.
Interestingly is, we can observe rare or endangered species in urban areas . Moreover, its avifauna is representative of the natural avifauna of the country , which makes it very interesting to watch because each city has a different avifauna .
We have made many observations in various cities around the world and recorded his list of birds , what follows . by Antonio Silveira
ARUBA (Netherlands Antilles):
– Conhecendo as aves de Aruba (Caribe) por Antonio Silveira
– Birds of Aruba-English version by Antonio Silveira
–List of birds of Aruba by Antonio Silveira
CURAÇAO (Netherlands Antilles):
– Birds of Curaçao (Caribbean: Netherlands Antilles) by Antonio Silveira
Observando aves no Central Park, Nova York, USA by Antonio Silveira
– Birds of Laguna del Diario (Punta del Este,Uruguay) by Antonio Silveira
– Marine Birding in Punta del Este (Uruguay) by Antonio Silveira
See more places in:
Jardim Botânico da Universidade de Lisboa (Portugal)
Interesting website about “Urban Birding”
Antonio Silveira. 29-12-2013