Community Science

Volunteers at Work for Golden-wing Protection with Russ Oates

Volunteers at Work for Golden-wing Protection with Russ Oates

— Russ is an active volunteer in Audubon North Carolina’s Working Lands program. By participating in our volunteer training program in the mountains, he learned how to survey for and identify Golden-winged Warbler habitat to help ongoing restoration efforts for the priority species.
Volunteers at Work for Golden-wing Protection with Bob Repoley

Volunteers at Work for Golden-wing Protection with Bob Repoley

— Our volunteers help lay the groundwork for Audubon NC to identify and engage private landowners in habitat restoration for priority species including the Golden-winged Warbler.
Count Birds for Science

Count Birds for Science

— Whether you’ve been watching birds for two decades or two weeks, there are many easy ways you can help protect birds in backyards across America.
Help Unlock New Secrets – Become a Citizen Scientist

Help Unlock New Secrets – Become a Citizen Scientist

— Citizen science data helps unlock new secrets every day about the birds we love making conservation success stories possible.
How Banding Supports Bird Conservation Science

How Banding Supports Bird Conservation Science

— Bird banding is a valuable tool in the study and conservation of many bird species. Explore insights gleaned from the observation of banded birds.
Quest for Banded Birds: The 18-Year Journey of a Brown Pelican

Quest for Banded Birds: The 18-Year Journey of a Brown Pelican

— The oldest known Brown Pelican was 43. Bird banding research allows biologists to uncover data to help protect and conserve priority species throughout their life cycle.
Quest for Banded Birds: A Red Knot from Chile to the Carolinas

Quest for Banded Birds: A Red Knot from Chile to the Carolinas

— Learn about the data discovered by a Red Knot banded in Bahia Lomas, Chile.
Help Audubon Track Pink Banded Piping Plovers

Help Audubon Track Pink Banded Piping Plovers

— Wintering Plovers Recently Banded in Bahamas Making Their Way North
Quest for Banded Birds: The Next Generation of American Oystercatchers

Quest for Banded Birds: The Next Generation of American Oystercatchers

— Follow the life of an oystercatcher banded on Champagne Island in Cape May County, NJ in 2007 when it was just a chick.
Quest for Banded Birds: A Wintering Piping Plover

Quest for Banded Birds: A Wintering Piping Plover

— This banded Piping Plover is part of the endangered Great Lakes population, which consists of around 70 breeding pairs and their offspring. During 2014, it wintered at Rich Inlet.