The aim of this occasional series is to pass on tips which may improve readers' fieldcraft when birdwatching. For each topic, the authors will not only have drawn on their own experience, but also summarised advice gleaned from other specialists.The following advice and comments are derived mostly from the requirements of watching in groups on narrow trails in tropical or semitropical forest,


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