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Big Brothers Big Sisters

May 6th, 2017
Foster Park, Fort Wayne, Indiana

On a spring morning, participants from Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) of Northeast Indiana came together at Foster Park in...

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Photo © Debbie Oppermann

Did you know? Wing Whistles

Mourning Doves are known for their gentle cooing sounds. But sometimes they can really make a racket! Have you ever...

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La Casa del Árbol Celebrates Lima’s Urban Birds

November 1st, 2016
Parque Ramón Castilla Lima, Peru

The Ramón Castilla Park Nature Club held a fun educational Celebrate Urban Birds event at the Ramon Castilla Park in...

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We Need Your Data! It’s Easy and Fun!

1. Learn to identify your regional birds.

2. Choose your birdwatching area.

3. Watch birds for 10 minutes a day for 3 days.

4. Report your results!

Photo © John Carter

Funky Nests in Funky Places 2017!

Enter the contest, browse submissions, win prizes, and more!

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Line of pigeons in the city of New York with buildings behind Photo © Sam Aronov

Learn about the birds where you live!

Learn about the regional species of birds we focus on in the Celebrate Urban Birds project!

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Connect to the outdoors through art

Explore the arts as a way to connect even deeper with the outdoors, or as a doorway to the outdoors.

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Mother and daughter planting garden

Discover gardening tips for urban areas

These green mini-oasis contribute to the beauty of neighborhoods, help build community spirit, and provide places for children and adults...

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