Gear to take birding
*Rain gear: lightweight poncho or pullover.
*Waterproof but hikable footwear; good walking shoes.
*Lightweight long pants for when in tall grass to guard against ticks.
*Lightweight, long-sleeved shirt for when in woods or tall grass.
*Comfortable shorts for when in wetlands.
*Sunglasses, sunblock, good sun hat.
*Sweater for evenings and predawn outings.
*Three pairs of socks per day.
*Binoculars and/or spotting scope.
*A good birding field guide - Petersen's or Audubon's.
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