Choosing bird watching equipment
You don't need much to enjoy birds - just your eyes or ears. But there are lots of things which can make it easier or more enjoyable. We have advice on buying the right kit to help you get off to a great start.
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Maintaining bird watching equipment
Take care of your optical gear to get the best views and most enjoyment from it.
How to choose binoculars
Choosing a pair of binoculars can be confusing. These pages will help you through the selection process.
How to choose a telescope
Telescopes are popular among birdwatchers. They can be expensive, so read our advice before making that purchase!