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Volunteer Programs

Whether you are a burgeoning naturalist or an experienced birdwatcher, there are a number of programs that you can join, whereever you are in Canada. These programs are coordinated by Bird Studies Canada or one of its many partners. To find a program, browse the list below, or narrow your search by region, time of year or difficulty level (easy = no or little experience required, intermediate = some experience required with the species targeted by the program, advanced = must be able to recognized most birds by sight and sound).

Region: Month: Difficulty:

Breeding Bird Survey details
Canadian Lakes Loon Survey details
Canadian Migration Monitoring Network details
Christmas Bird Count details
CMMN: Albert Creek Bird Observatory, YK details
CMMN: Teslin Lake Bird Observatory, YK details
eBird Canada details
Great Backyard Bird Count details
Great Canadian Birdathon details
National Nocturnal Owl Surveys details
Project FeederWatch details
Project NestWatch details
Swift and Swallows details

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