NC Bird Count Events

Our collaborative is hosting a range of programs that will help you get involved in the NC Bird Count. Check out the list below to find a program near you!

Virtual Programs (available statewide)

Program TitleDateStart TimeDurationCapacityCostRegistration Details
Birds Across NC2/19/2210:00 AM2 hoursFreehttps://youtu.be/EoTdd8dki0o
Intro to eBird and the NC Bird CountTBDTBD45 minutes
Intro to Bird ID for the GBBC2/15/227:00 PM1 hour150Freehttp://3947.blackbaudhosting.com/3947/tickets?tab=2&txobjid=feb1ffb6-f61b-4d87-93f3-aec248552687
Intro to Bird ID for the GBBC2/18/2211:00 AM1 hour150Freehttp://3947.blackbaudhosting.com/3947/tickets?tab=2&txobjid=facda680-8b62-4b52-ab55-90f667714432
How to participate in NC Bird CountLive 2/16/2210:00 AM30 minutesFreehttps://www.facebook.com/nczoo
How to participate in NC Bird Countbegins 2/14/22anytime30 minutesFreehttps://www.facebook.com/groups/EdZOOcation
Beginner Birding2/17/221:00 PM1 hourFreehttps://apm.activecommunities.com/wakeparks/Activity_Search/5264

In-person Programs

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BuncombeBirding Basics, All AgesThe NC Arboretum2/19/221:00 PM1.5 hours24Freehttps://4020a.blackbaudhosting.com/4020a/AE22-Beginning-Birding
ColumbusBuild a BirdhouseNC Museum of Natural Sciences at Whiteville2/19/2211:00 AM1.5 hours20Freehttps://fb.me/e/1RZ0xbach
CumberlandGreat Backyard Bird CountCape Fear Botanical Garden2/19/229:00 AM3 hoursFree w/ garden membership or regular admissionhttps://form.jotform.com/213193168640960
CumberlandBird WalkClark Park2/19/221:00 PM1.5 hours15Free910-433-1579
CumberlandBird WalkLake Rim Park2/18/223:30 PM1.5 hours15Free910-433-1018 or register.fcpr.us
DurhamEnrich Your VisitDuke Gardens2/19/2212:00 PM2.25 hoursFree
GastonBackyard Bird CountRankin Lake Park2/19/228:00 AM4 hours20Freeschielemuseum.com
GuilfordBirding 101 NC Bird CountLake Higgins Marina, 4235 Hamburg mill Road, Summerfield, NC2/19/2210:30 AM1.5 hours(336) 373-3739
MaconGreat Backyard Bird CountHighlands Nature Center2/18/229:00 AM1 hour8Freehighlandsbiological.org
MaconGreat Backyard Bird CountHighlands Nature Center2/19/229:00 AM1 hour12Freehighlandsbiological.org
MaconBotanical Bird BingoHighlands Nature Center2/19/221:00 PM3 hoursFree
NashThe Great Backyard Bird CountStoney Creek Environmental Park, 455 West Washington Street, Nashville2/19/2210:00 AM1 hourFree
New HanoverIntro. to eBirdHalyburton Park2/12/229:00 AM1.5 hours12Free910-341-0075 or www.halyburtonpark.com 
New HanoverCount With Us! Day 1Airlie Gardens2/18/228:00 AM1.5 hours$9 Adults, $5 New Hanover County Residents or Military (with ID)https://25816.blackbaudhosting.com/25816/EE-Public-Program–Great-Backyard-Bird-Count-18Feb2022
New HanoverCount With Us! Day 2Airlie Gardens2/19/229:00 AM1.5 hours$9 Adults, $5 New Hanover County Residents or Military (with ID)https://25816.blackbaudhosting.com/25816/EE-Public-Program–Great-Backyard-Bird-Count
OrangeBird Count Drop-In ProgramKidzu Children’s Museum2/18/2210:00 AM2 hoursWith Admission
OrangeDrop-In Discoveries: Winter Backyard BirdsNorth Carolina Botanical Garden2/18/2210:00 AM2 hoursFree
OrangeDrop-In Discoveries: Winter Backyard BirdsNorth Carolina Botanical Garden2/19/221:00 PM2 hoursFree
RandolphIntroduction to NC Native BirdsKidzone, NC Zoo2/15/22-2/19/2210:00 AM4 hoursFree
WakeHomeschool/Track-out: Adventures in Birding!Lake Crabtree County Park2/21/221:00 PM2 hours20Freehttps://apm.activecommunities.com/wakeparks/Activity_Search/5270
WakeBirdie BasicsLake Crabtree County Park2/13/222:00 PM1.5 hours15Freehttps://apm.activecommunities.com/wakeparks/Activity_Search/5287
WakeBird WalkLake Crabtree County Park2/18/228:30 AM1.5 hours12Freehttps://apm.activecommunities.com/wakeparks/Activity_Search/5268
WakeBird WalkLake Crabtree County Park2/19/228:30 AM1.5 hours12Freehttps://apm.activecommunities.com/wakeparks/Activity_Search/5267
WakeBirdability BirdingLake Crabtree County Park2/19/222:00 PM1.5 hours12Freehttps://apm.activecommunities.com/wakeparks/Activity_Search/5288
WakeBird WalkLake Crabtree County Park2/20/228:30 AM1.5 hours12Freehttps://apm.activecommunities.com/wakeparks/Activity_Search/5266
WakeBird WalkLake Crabtree County Park2/21/228:30 AM1.5 hours12Freehttps://apm.activecommunities.com/wakeparks/Activity_Search/5265
WakeBird Feeder WatchLake Johnson Park TGC Woodland Center2/19/229:00 AM2 hours10$3https://web1.myvscloud.com/wbwsc/ncraleighwt.wsc/iteminfo.html?Module=AR&FMID=45194456
WakeFeathery FriendsLake Johnson Park TGC Woodland Center2/20/221:00 PM1.5 hours10$3https://web1.myvscloud.com/wbwsc/ncraleighwt.wsc/iteminfo.html?Module=AR&FMID=45238204
WakeGBBC Bird WalkPrairie Ridge Ecostation2/18/222:00 PM1.5 hours15Freehttps://3947.blackbaudhosting.com/3947/Great-Backyard-Bird-Count-Bird-Walk
WakeGreat Backyard Bird CountWalnut Creek Wetland Park2/19/228:00 AM2 hours12Freereclink.raleighnc.gov
WakeBackyard Bird Counting!Wilkerson Nature Preserve2/19/2210:30 AM1.5 hours15Freereclink.raleighnc.gov

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