Here is a great article about Richard and his passion for all things birding: http://www.shorenewstoday.com/snt/news/index.php/act-naturally/16734-bird-is-the-word.html.
With the knowledge of a scholar, the zeal of an evangelist, and the optimism of a press agent, Crossley is now on a mission to make birding cool. If he has anything to do with it, the image of the meadow-dwelling nerd with backpack, bifocals and binoculars will soon be extinct.
What do you think? Can birding be cool? How can birders make the sport more visible and attractive to the masses?