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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:

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Atlantic Canada Beached Bird Survey details
Atlantic Canada High Elevation Landbird Program details
Atlantic Canada Nocturnal Owl Survey details
Breeding Bird Survey details
Canadian Lakes Loon Survey details
Canadian Migration Monitoring Network details
Christmas Bird Count details
CMMN: Atlantic Bird Observatory, NS details
CMMN: Greenlaw Mountain Hawk Watch, NB details
CMMN: Point Lepreau Bird Observatory, NB details
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CMMN: St. Andrew's Bird Banding Station, NB details
eBird Canada details
Great Backyard Bird Count details
Great Canadian Birdathon details
Maritimes Breeding Bird Atlas details
Maritimes Marsh Monitoring Program details
Maritimes SwiftWatch details
National Nocturnal Owl Surveys details
Nova Scotia Piping Plover Conservation Program details
Project FeederWatch details
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Project NestWatch details
Species at Risk details
Swift and Swallows details

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