Not just for the birds: Kern offers wealth of birding opportunities

BY BOWEN WEST, The Bakersfield Californian

Kevin Fahey wants people to learn from his mistake.

Fahey, the vice president for the Kern Audubon Society, has been bird-watching for the past seven years. He regrets not getting into the hobby sooner.

“I’d like to encourage people to take time to participate in learning more about birds,” Fahey said. “What I have found is what a huge mistake I’ve made by waiting so long to get into it. Had I been smart enough to incorporate this into my love of outdoors.”
While nearly everyone in the world is looking for new hobbies, now is the best time to explore the fledgling chirping melodies that help us start our days.…

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