For over a decade people like you have helped scientists by collecting valuable data on the successes and failures of nesting birds.
Got an egg that doesn’t match, or a nestling that seems just a little different? You could be seeing a Brown-headed Cowbird. Learn how to spot and report these infiltrators.
Found a quirky or fun nest? Here’s your chance to enter the Funky Nests contest and win cool prizes!
Preview 50 years of science in just a few short minutes. Discover some of the highlights from our citizen science nest record data.
NestWatchers will enjoy this hour-long documentary about nests from PBS NATURE, now available online in the US.
Sometimes we hear about NestWatchers who are doing an epic amount of monitoring—Jill Freeman is one of those people. You won’t believe how much data she’s posted to NestWatch!
This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant No. DRL-0540185. Any opinions, findings and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation (NSF).