Celebrate Bird Week, May 2 to 9

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Blackbirds, crows, and chickadees – Get to know your birds during Bird Week

From bird nerd to bird curious, from wise old owl to adventurous tot, there is an event for everyone during Bird Week: May 2 -9, 2015.

Bird Week is a week-long series of events to celebrate Vancouver's birds. It was inspired by World Migratory Bird Day, a United Nations-sponsored initiative that recognizes the importance of birds as key indicators of our environment's health.

During Bird Week, there will be bird-related workshops, walks, talks, exhibitions, and lectures across Vancouver. All events are free.

Celebrating migratory birds around the world

Vancouver's Bird Week is part of a global compaign to raise awareness and promote conservation of migratory birds. Learn more about this network of events:

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Get a bird's-eye-view of the Pacific great blue herons

View the Stanley Park herons during the mating season on our heron cam.

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Last modified: Tue, 17 Mar 2015 16:41:48