Lark Bunting
Lark Bunting photo by Kyle Horton

How You Can Help Birds

There are two simple actions people can take to have a big impact on birds:

  • Shield outdoor lights to prevent light from being emitted upwards.
  • Turn off lights as early as possible during bird migration seasons (April-May and August-September).

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Your voice matters!  Artificial light is part of the problem for the steep decline in bird populations--29% since 1970.

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Public Lighting
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