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Finding Peace During Stressful Times

During these unprecedented stressful times, our priority is to stay safe and healthy. Although numerous studies tell us about the...

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Celebrating Urban Birds in the Caricuao Zoo!

May 17th, 2019
Caracas, Venezuela

The Parque Zoológico Caricuao (Caricuao Zoological Park) located in the city of Caracas, Venezuela, held many entertaining and educational bird...

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The First Festival for the Birds of Llano Largo, Marcala!

August 16th, 2019
Llano Largo, Marcala, La Paz, Honduras

Under the amazing guidance of the community leader Wilians Alberto Gámez Suazo and with the enthusiastic engagement of students and their...

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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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