Activities in Hong Kong Outdoors Hong Kong birding

Hong Kong Birds on Flights to Oblivion

Like canaries in a coal mine, endangered species are signs of danger facing planet earth, our life support system Perhaps for many people, learning of endangered species involves wildlife that lives “out there” somewhere – like giant pandas in bamboo…

Top Ten HK birds

Here’s a definitive list of the top ten Hong Kong birds. (Well, ok, this is subjective; but ten top species for sure.) Criteria include global status, appearance, relationship to HK.   Black-faced Spoonbill A shoe-in for the list – and…

Beginning birdwatching in Hong Kong

Hong Kong is an excellent place for birdwatching. Here, you can find global rarities that are tough to see elsewhere, encounter stunning songbirds, watch seabirds blasted inshore by typhoons (yes, typhoons – birdwatchers do far sillier things than just lurk…