Homer Migration Festival

A conservation and education event at Homer Lake was for the birds.

The tenth annual Bird Migration festival celebrated the birds moving through Champaign County during this time of year, but it wasn't just for bird watchers.

Anyone who wanted to learn more about our feathered friends got to see demonstrations and join in activities.    

The event followed World Migratory Bird Day, which is always on May 12.

The importance of the migratory birds "Unifying our Voices for Bird Conservation"

Kuwait Lens Team sponserd by KFAS (Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Science) held an event In one of Al-Amiri Diwan's projects, The Habitat Museum, located in Al-Shaheed Park, Kuwait. The Team took a tour inside the Museum and saw all the 3D printed birds samples, then they showcased a short movie they made by them about migratory birds in Kuwait followed by a lecture from Eng. Ali Younis. The lecture was about the air photography by drones and how the use of it could help us study the birds more and in depth. Finally, Prof.

World Migratory Bird Day at Sagawau Environmental Learning Center

Sagawau Environmental Learning Center, 12545 W. 111th St., in Lemont, will host World Migratory Bird Day on Saturday, May 12, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. The event is open to all ages.

World Migratory Bird Day Discovery Stations at Hassayampa River Preserve

In honor of this year’s International Migratory Bird Day, staff and volunteers will have discovery stations along the preserve’s trails for visitors to learn about the incredible feats of migratory birds and the importance of protecting the habitat they need for survival along their amazing journeys. Discovery tables will be available from 9 a.m. -12 p.m.

World Migratory Bird Day at the Oregon Coast Aquarium

The Oregon Coast Aquarium is celebrating World Migratory Bird Day! Join your feathered friends in celebrating with raffles, family-friendly activities, and seabird, vulture, and pelican presentations from 10 AM to 3 PM.

World Migratory Bird Day at the Mill Mountain Zoo

WMBD holiday that celebrates the migration of nearly 350 species of migratory birds between nesting habitats in North America and non-breeding grounds in Latin America, Mexico and the Caribbean. Learn more about migratory bird conservation and how you can help. Keeper chats, crafts, face painting and more. Animal themed works of art will be displayed at the zoo during the event, and anyone bringing a piece to hang will get free admission. All activities are included with regular zoo admission.

Wings of Spring

2018 is also the eighth consecutive year that the St. Croix Valley Bird Club (SCVBC) has worked with the City of River Falls to achieve Bird City Wisconsin recognition as a community that works hard to make our home a healthy place for both birds and people to live. As a part of these efforts, SCVBC holds an annual Wings of Spring Bird Festival celebrating World Migratory Bird Day.

Year of the Bird at at Veterans Memorial Park

The “Year of the Bird” will be celebrated during World Migratory Bird Day with a new name and a bevy of events scheduled for 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 12, at Veterans Memorial Park according to a news release.

WMBD en la ría de Avilés

día 10: presentación del aula de naturaleza con rueda de prensa y visita guiada para autoirdades y periodistas

día 12:

AM: 9:30 limpieza de basuras en playa y duna / 12:00  encuentro de personas migrantes africanas para reconocer las aves que hau pasado el invierno en su tierra

PM: talleres infantiles, punto de observación de aves 

día 13

AM:  visita de grupo ciclista, talleres y punto de observación

PM: taller infantil y visitas guiadas

World Migratory Bird Day Celebration at the Forest Preserves of Cook County

Welcome back birds at this year’s World Migratory Bird Day Celebration in one of Chicago’s best migratory bird stopover areas. Watch scientists band and release birds migrating from Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean. Visit with a live owl or hawk. Tour a bird-focused habitat restoration and plant a shrub. Listen to the songs of a local chorus, the Bullfrogs. Enjoy crafts, snacks, bird walks and more. All are welcome!  http://fpdcc.com/event/international-migratory-bird-day-celebration/


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