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Bird watching is increasing in Washington. Here's why

Whether you're new to the hobby, or a longtime enthusiast, we have the most important things to know about birding in the state

KING 5 Evening (KING 5), KING 5 Staff

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Published: 4:16 PM PDT May 17, 2023
Updated: 4:16 PM PDT May 17, 2023

Washingtonians picked up multitudes of new hobbies during the pandemic. 

Some went through an intense puzzle phase, and others learned an instrument or picked up painting. But hundreds turned to birding.

We break down why birding became so popular and share ways that you can try it yourself in Washington.

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