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Birding Bob

2 monthes ago   |   By Ornithology

There's a birdwatcher in Central Park in New York City who calls himself Birding Bob. He leads bird walks in the park for the nominal sum of $10. But according to the New York Times , Bob ruffles the feathers of some birdwatchers. What he does is play bird calls, which some birdwatchers consider unethical because it disturbs the normal routine of birds. In the video he plays the alarm call of a vireo, which clearly upsets some birds like a Red-breasted Nuthatch which appears out of the brush.
Birding Bob
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