News and Notes


Bird Conservation and Information Workshop in Toluca, Mexico

September 7th, 2017
Toluca, Mexico

The organization Alianza Mexicana para la Conservación de la Vida Silvestre (AMECVIS) held an amazing event to bring awareness of urban bird...

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2018 Mini-Grants Winners Announced!

We are excited to announce the 2018 Mini-Grant winners! Thank you to all the organizations that applied. It is wonderful...

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Ecopil Arte Crea Conciencia AC in Apaxco, México

June 16th, 2017
Apaxco, Mexico

The organization Ecopil Arte Crea Conciencia AC organized their first bird festival: “Festival Tutubixi” in Apaxco, Mexico, thanks in part to...

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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!

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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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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