Information about our two annual bird counts – the Pennsylvania Annual Migration Count (May) and the Christmas Bird Count (December).
Birding Locations in Northeastern Pennsylvania
Great places to go hiking/birdwatching, organized by county.
ABA Birding Ethics
Code of birding ethics from the American Birding Association.
Connecting with Other Birders in PA
PA Birds Email List
PA Birds Listserve
This email list is hosted by the National Audubon Society and serves as a forum for birders to discuss all aspects of birdlife in Pennsylvania, including rare birds, bird findings, bird identification, bird behavior, backyard birding, trip reports, bird counts, and bird club information. This list is open to people of all skill levels, from professional ornithologists to beginning backyard birdwatchers.
PABIRDS archives can also be read on the American Birding Association website at:
Birding Groups on Facebook
Birds of Pennsylvania
This project consists of a record for each species that has occurred in Pennsylvania as determined by the Pennsylvania Ornithological Records Committee. In addition to photographs, the following information is displayed for each species: abundance, occurrence, seasonal status, PORC status, Species of Special Concern status, notable records, range map, and a graph showing the seasonal abundance of the species throughout the year.