Posted by: Sandy Steinman | May 20, 2022

A Central Park Birder Has a New TV Show 

The New York Times reports

For years, Christian Cooper has studied the habits of Kirtland’s warblers, Swainson’s thrushes, Acadian flycatchers and the other birds he has spent countless hours searching for or observing.

While Mr. Cooper, a resident of Manhattan, has watched birds all over the world, one of his most frequent haunts is his beloved Central Park, where more than 200 species, including, loons, egrets, falcons and owls, live or stop by during migratory flights.

He is perhaps best known for his encounter there two years ago with a woman who called the police and falsely claimed that he was threatening her after Mr. Cooper asked that she keep her dog on a leash.

Now, he is about to once again be in the public eye — this time on his own television show.

Read more at A Central Park Birder Has a New TV Show – The New York Times


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