Below are links to other web sites that may be of interest. Please let us know if there are any dead links, especially if you know where the site has moved. Also if you know other good sites to propose, write to us with your suggestions.

Birding and Birding Festivals in Virginia

Virginia Birding and Wildlife Trail

Rockfish Valley Trail

Birding in Chesapeake

Birds of the Wintergreen area

Pelagic Birding

Purple Martin Festival—Gone to the Birds


American Bird Conservancy

Barn Owl Projects of Virginia

Birdlife International

Loudoun Wildlife Conservancy

National Audubon Society

Partners in Flight

The Virginia Bird Conservation Initiative (VABCI)

Virginia Wind Environmental Working Group


All About Birds

American Birding Association

Audubon Naturalist Society

Birding Books

Coastal Virginia Wildlife Observatory

Cornell Lab of Ornithology

National Audubon Society



Barn Owl Projects of Virginia

Center for Conservation Biology

Coastal Virginia Wildlife Observatory

Highland Eagle Watch site

Hawk Count

VA Eagles website

Other Regional Ornithology and Birding Organizations

Brooks Bird Club (West Virginia)

Carolina Bird Club

Delmarva Ornithological Society

Friends of Dragon Run

Kentucky Ornithological Society

Maryland Ornithological Society

Tennessee Ornithological Society

Virginia Bluebird Society

Miscellaneous Links

VA-Bird Listserve Archives (old)

VA-Bird Listserve Archives (new)

Va-Bird Flickr Group

Herbs and Flowers for Hummingbirds

Center for Conservation Biology

The Center is dedicated to the conservation of birds in Virginia, a long standing partner of the VSO, and a primary consultant for state and federal natural resource agencies in the Virginia and the region for bird conservation information and management recommendations.

Coastal Virginia Wildlife Observatory

The non-profit Coastal Virginia Wildlife Observatory was founded in 1994 to carry on and expand the work of volunteers who established an annual songbird banding station in 1963 at Kiptopeke on the tip of the Eastern Shore.

Virginia Important Bird Areas

The IBA Program is a global effort to conserve bird populations. Since its inception in the 1980's by BirdLife International, participation in the Program has spread to nearly every continent on the globe! Audubon runs the IBA Program in the United States and is the official partner designate of BirdLife International.