American Coots / Scott Kinsey / Great Backyard Bird Count
Join area birdwatchers in contributing to our scientific understanding of birds in our area through one of our many community science programs.
Neighborhood Bird Project
Seattle Bird Collision Monitoring
The Seattle Bird Collision Monitoring Project is a community science intiative that aims to better understand and prevent bird window collisions in the Seattle Area. Learn more about the project, how it works, and how to participate.
Climate Watch is a community science program explores how North American birds are responding to climate change.
Christmas Bird Count
dBird is an online tool that helps us track human-related causes of bird mortality and injury. Learn more about using dBird to report dead or injured birds.
Puget Sound Seabird Survey
The Puget Sound Seabird Survey (PSSS) gathered valuable data on wintering seabird populations in Puget Sound, Strait of Juan de Fuca, and waters surrounding the San Juan Islands. The data collection portion of this project has concluded, and resources will now be focused on data analysis.
Jun 16, 2022
Seattle Bird Collision Monitors: The Volunteer Perspective serves as a reflection on the volunteer experience with the spring collision monitoring season.
Jun 2, 2022
The bird flu has hit Washington state in a significant way, but biologists and veterinarians are focused on the impact of waterfowl.
May 19, 2022
Board member and Sansei (third generation Japanese American) Sharon Wada shares a few of her experiences and how they nurtured her interest in a brave lion and a very special local duck.