Birders and non-birders alike should stop by the Jesup Memorial Library in Bar Harbor on Wednesday May 29th at 7PM to meet Randi Minetor, author of Birding New England! This brilliant guidebook opens the world of birding to the novice and expert in this complete guide to getting the most out of birding in New England. Birding New England includes sections on birding technology, equipment, identification techniques, birding "by ear," where to view birds, field guides, optics, and other essentials to get birders of all skill levels into the field to identify birds throughout New England. This is a great event to kick off the Acadia Birding Festival!
To learn more about the Acadia Birding Festival go here.
Randi Minetor, and her husband Nic, have collaborated on more than twenty books about hiking, exploring historic cities, America's national parks, and birds and nature. The team behind the popular book The New England Bird Lover's Garden, they also worked together on eight Quick Reference Guides to the native birds, trees, and wildflowers of New York State, New York City, and the Mid-Atlantic States. When not in the car or on the trail, Randi is a journalist specializing in theater technology, medicine, and municipal utilities, and Nic is the resident lighting designer for several theatre and opera companies and museums in upstate New York. The Minetors live in Rochester, New York.