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Learn-the-Birds brings together people keen to learn more about birds, improve birding skills, and improve their bird photography with people who have knowledge and expertise in these areas. We are new on the scene, having gone live on August 6th 2020. We are creating and offering interesting and informative webinars, master classes, courses, news, articles and other content for you.
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Please note that our event schedule for 2021 has finished. We will be back with more events and new features starting on January 20th 2022. 


Below you will find a list of the free webinars available on Learn-the-Birds.

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Bird is the Word (NEW)

A laid-back chat about birds, experiences while birding, bird-related topics and much more from around the world.

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Below you will find a list of the masterclasses available on Learn-the-Birds.

There are currently no events.

Out of the blocks with a bang…

We’re now 2 months into the year, with a pretty explosive start to the rarities scene. On Birding Big Day on 28 November last year,

The Rules of Twitching!

Here in Southern Africa, the start of 2021 has been a special twitching season. Over this period a host of good rarities have showed up

Ruff at Marivale in October 2020, possibly a female (non-breeding)

The ruff – our non-binary migrant

I love ruffs. Part of the reason for this is that they arrive in Gauteng, South Africa from the northern hemisphere during the chill, dusty

Basic evolutionary biology for birders

The video contained in this page was a webinar on Learn-the-Birds in October, 2020. Birds have played a critically important role in the origin of