Birding Resources


BOOKS: GA birds, locations, hotspots


The Birder's Library a book review site by Grant McCreary

The Breeding Bird Atlas of Georgia by Todd M. Schneider, Giff Beaton, Timothy S. Keyes, Nathan A. Klaus

Birding Georgia by Giff Beaton

Common Birds of Atlanta by Jim Wilson and Anselm Atkins


WEBSITES: GA birds, locations, hotspots


Georgia Birders Online a forum for exchange on information about Georgia birds, birders and birding. 

Birding Adventures, Inc. Georgann Schmalz's gentle introduction to birds and birding

Georgia's Colonial Coast Birding Trail a GA DNR guide to birding the coast

Fernbank Science Center's Ornithology Web informational pages geared toward kids

Georgia Museum of Natural History's Ornithology Specimen Collection

Giff Beaton's Bird Topics Kennesaw Mtn., birding hotspots, warbler ID, birding links

Important Bird Areas Program in Georgia link to IBA page within our own website

Sams Lake Bird Sanctuary

US Fish & Wildlife Service - Endangered and Threatened Birds in GA

Birdwatching for Couch Potatos A beginner's guide to the rewarding hobby of birdwatching



Other Environmental Links


Chattahoochee Nature Center

Chattahoochee River NRA

Dunwoody Nature Center

Earth Share of Georgia

 Georgia Conservancy

Land Trust Alliance

Georgia River Network

Georgia Water Coalition

Georgia Wildlife Federation

Nature Conservancy - Georgia Chapter

Sierra Club in Georgia

Trees Atlanta

Upper Chattahoochee Riverkeeper

Woodlands Garden