#Blackbirdersweek

#BlackBirdersWeek Resources

Black Birders Week, May 31, 2020 – June 5, 2020, was a monumental series of virtual events to celebrate Black birders and nature enthusiasts while highlighting the unique challenges that the Black community faces in outdoor activities. This page is a database of videos, articles, podcasts, and speakers from #Blackbirdersweek.

Virtual Events Online Course

Virtual Event Basics: A Quick-Start Course

FREE ONLINE COURSE Virtual Event Basics: A Quick-Start Course In less time than a snack break, you will learn: How your business or organization can benefit from creating webinars, live streams, or online workshops Quick tips and tricks to successfully get started Tons of topic ideas that will engage your audience Here’s a Sample of…

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All About the Frontiers in Ornithology Symposium

Event recap: Frontiers in Ornithology Symposium for Youth At a Glance Date: September 28, 2019Location: Ashland Nature Center, Hockessin, DE, USASummary: The first-ever Frontiers in Ornithology Symposium was a day packed with presentations, panel discussions, and networking opportunities for young people (ages 13-22) who are interested in pursuing ornithology studies and careers. My involvement: I came…

Space Coast Birding and Wildlife Festival

At a glance Date: Late January each year. 2020 dates are January 22-27. Location: Titusville, Florida, USA Summary: The Space Coast Birding and Wildlife Festival, hosted by Brevard Nature Alliance, is one of the largest birding festivals in the United States. It brings together nearly two thousand individuals to enjoy sunny Florida’s birds and nature-viewing…

Southeast Arizona Birding Festival

Date: Early August annually; August 5-9, 2020 Location: The beautiful desert town of Tucson, Arizona Summary: Southeast Arizona birding is US birding unlike anywhere else! One trip to the area is not enough, so plan on making a long-term commitment to this birding destination. More information on the festival coming soon, but for now, check out these speciality…

Acadia Birding Festival

Date: Late May annually; May 28-31, 2020 Location: Mount Desert Island, Bar Harbor, ME (Acadia National Park) Summary: The Acadia Birding Festival offers exciting northeastern US birding around the Gulf of Maine. It’s a fantastic location to see a variety of warbler species—some migrating, and some breeding in the vast forests of the area. But the most…