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Birds Canada values the work of our Citizen Science volunteers, who are often selfless in their commitment. We have come to the difficult but necessary decision to suspend all volunteer surveys and field work until further notice. Please read our Policy on Outdoor Work under COVID-19.
When daily life is disrupted, nature keeps going. The world of spring birdsong is open for exploration.
We want to touch base with you, as one of our Birds Canada volunteers, regarding the impact of COVID-19.
We are in the midst of an unfolding health crisis, but just as science guides Birds Canada in all we do, science can guide us on dealing with disease. And beyond protecting your health, there are positive steps and opportunities for you and for birds. Here are my current thoughts and advice.
The 2020 Great Canadian Birdathon - May through December Any Time, Anywhere, Any Way ─ as long as you’re safe! The Great Canadian Birdathon has always taken place in May - the traditional time for many of us to celebrate spring migration, but there is no need to be...
The arrival of spring will herald the second season of the #hike4birds across Canada I’m doing with my partner Sean Morton on the world’s longest trail – the 24,000-km Great Trail. We are undertaking this epic journey to inspire people to connect to nature through birding.