Letters: For The Birds

That was a splendid article on birding ((LIVING, May 25)), even though you placed too much emphasis on the need to travel. Birding is a sport for the poor as well as the rich, the healthy and the infirm and can be enjoyed in both city and country. There is no other activity to compare.

Dorothy N. Wagner

Cumberland, Me.

Last year, after seeing two birds I could not identify (a great blue heron and a yellow warbler), I went out and bought A Field Guide to Birds. Since then, my social life has become a shambles, my budget goes to...