Airlie Gardens - http://airliegardens.org/
Webpage for the popular Wilmington destination.  Join Wild Bird & Garden for Bird Walks the second Wednesday of each month!

All About Birds - http://www.allaboutbirds.org
Enter the names of your favorite birds to find out more information about them!

American Birding Association
A great resource for birding info, as well as online content for Birding Magazine.

American Oystercatcher Tracking Project
Follow the lives of several satellite-tracked American Oystercatchers.  With frequent photo and blog updates, you will be right in the middle of the action.  You can even "adopt" an Oystercatcher!

Audubon NC http://nc.audubon.org/ 
​Check out Audubon North Carolina for local nest counts, conservation and volunteer opportunities 

Bird Cams -http://cams.allaboutbirds.org/ 
Watch bird activity and nesting live as it actually happens. Monitor different types of birds and their behavior right from your computer. 

Birding Hotspots (Wilmington)
A map showing the good, better, and best spots for birdwatching in Wilmington.

Blue Bird Info http://www.bransonshows.com/articles/MissourisStateBird.cfm 
Learn information about the Eastern Bluebird! 

Cape Fear Audubon Society - www.capefearaudubon.org
The local chapter of the National Audubon Society, serving Brunswick, Pender, New Hanover, and Onslow counties.

Cape Fear's Going Green - www.goinggreenpublications.com
A publication serving as the premiere guide for eco-friendly resources and lifestyles in the Lower Cape Fear River basin of North Carolina.

Cape Fear River Watch - http://cfrw.us/
Cape Fear River Watch has been working to protect and improve the water quality of the Cape Fear River Basin since 1993. CFRW offers a variety of Environmental Education, Action and Advocacy programs for all residents of the Cape Fear River watershed.

Carolina Beach State Park http://www.ncparks.gov/Visit/parks/cabe/main.php
Discover a wonderful area for birding just 15 miles south of Wilmington!

Celebrate Urban Birds - http://www.celebrateUrbanBirds.org
Watch birds and report what you see!  Data helps scientists study common bird species.  Joining is free and it only takes 10 minutes!

Chuck Carmack Photography - http://www.chuckcarmacknaturephotography.com
The official online portfolio for local nature photographer Chuck Carmack.  Check out his work online, then come into Wild Bird & Garden to purchase some for your home!


Coastal Nature NC Blog - http://www.coastalnaturenc.com/  
An environmental-focused blog with a comprehensive listing of nature and environmental events being held in the lower Cape Fear region.

Complete Guide to Bird-Watching from Your Window
​A one-stop guide that offers helpful links and information on binocular selection, bird identification, optimal times to see birds, bird clubs, and birding ethics.

Cornell Lab of Ornithology - http://www.birds.cornell.edu
Dedicated to preserving the natural world through birds using education, research, citizen science, technology, and conservation.

Environmental News Network http://www.enn.com/
Offers online services including daily feature stories, a free press release service, and publications of environmental newsffers online services including daily feature stories, a free press release service, and publications of environmental news

Finding Local Birds
 http://local.answers.com/g/local/eco-friendly/a-guide-to-finding-local-birds
This website offers user-friendly ways of discovering birds and the history of birding

Go Green at Home
40 easy ways to go green at home.

Go Green One Week at a Time
Going green isn't as tough as you think. Slowly make the switch by making one easy change each week of the year.

Hanover Center - http://hanovercenter.com/
Website for the shopping center where Wild Bird & Garden's Wilmington store is located.  Find out what is nearby!

Halyburton Park http://www.halyburtonpark.com/
​City of Wilmington Park they lead and teach local bird programs as well as other environmental education programs

Hummingbird Migration Maps - http://www.hummingbirds.net/map.html
This website reports the first sightings of the Ruby-throated Hummingbirds when migrating back to North America from South America every year. It also provides an excellent discussion on the migration of these amazing little birds!

The Hummingbird Society - http://hummingbirdsociety.org/
The Society is a nonprofit charitable organization that was founded in 1996 with the goals of teaching about hummingbirds and working to prevent their extinction (the latter in response to approximately ten per cent (10%) of the known species being at risk).

Huntington Beach State Park http://www.southcarolinaparks.com/huntingtonbeach/introduction.aspx
A beautiful state park in Murrells Inlet SC with salt marsh habitat and beaches where vistors can see nesting loggerhead sea turtles!  

Leland Parks & Rec http://www.townofleland.com/recreation-programs
​Join Wild Bird & Garden on our monthly bird walks with Leland Parks and Rec. the second Thursday of each month 8-9:30 am. Plus check out all of the other great programs they offer. 

Mahanaim Adventures http://mahanaimadventures.com/
​Great locally owned kayak company! We partner with them for our birding kayak adventures! 

Museum of Coastal Carolina and The Ingram Planetarium
Nature museum located in Ocean Isle Beach with a variety of nature, art, and local history exhibits, plus a planetarium & a touch tank with live sea animals. Offers a wide range of family-friendly activities and programs.

National Audubon Society - http://www.audubon.org/
Audubon’s Mission: To conserve and restore natural ecosystems, focusing on birds, other wildlife, and their habitats for the benefit of humanity and the earth's biological diversity.

Nest Watch - http://www.nestwatch.org
A citizen science project of the Cornell Lab of Ornithology.  Bird watchers across North America monitor breeding birds and share their observations with scientists.

North Carolina Audubon - http://nc.audubon.org/
The mission of the National Audubon Society's North Carolina State Office is to help conserve and restore the North Carolina habitats we share with all wildlife, focusing on the needs of birds. Audubon North Carolina achieves its mission through a blend of science-based research and conservation, education and outreach, and advocacy.

North Carolina Bluebird Society - www.ncbluebird.com
A nonprofit organization dedicated to ensuring the future of the Eastern Bluebird and other cavity-nesting birds native to North Carolina.

North Carolina Butterfly Photos
​Photos by Will Cook of 150 species taken in North Carolina or adjoining counties in Virginia, with 15 additional species that have occured in NC but were photographed out of the region.

North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission - http://www.ncwildlife.org/
Dedicated to the wise-use, conservation, and management of the state's fish and wildlife resources. 

Organization for Bat Conservation - http://batconservation.org/drupal/
The Organization for Bat Conservation is dedicated to protecting bats, other wildlife, and the ecosystems they need to survive.

Osprey Watch http://www.osprey-watch.org/ 
Monitor and report osprey sightings. Learn all about ospreys and find out where they are nesting accross the country. 

Painted Bunting Observer Team - www.paintedbuntings.org
A group of citizen scientists helping to develop strategies for preserving the eastern Painted Bunting population.  Like Painted Buntings?  Become a member today!

Paws-Ability
A Brunswick County non-profit organization dedicated to the promotion of responsible pet ownership and the support of local animal welfare groups.

Project Passenger Pigeon
A project seeking to engage people in the story of the extinct passenger pigeon and to use it as an opportunity to promote habitat preservation and species conservation. 

Poplar Grove Plantation http://www.poplargrove.com/Calendar_of_Events.htm
​A great place for bird walks!

Project Feeder Watch - http://www.FeederWatch.org
A citizen science project of the Cornell Lab of Ornithology.  You can help scientists track what's happening with feeder birds across the continent.

Project SNOWstorm
Tracking and research on the 2013-2014 invasion of Snowy Owls - the largest in decades.

Purple Martin Society - http://purplemartins.com/
A nationally recognized society dedicated to education and care of Purple Martins. 

Shelton Herb Farm http://sheltonherbfarmnc.com/
A great locally owned farm specializing in herbs and plants. Check out their class schedule for amazing plant clinics. 

Sky Watch Bird Rescue http://www.skywatchbirdrescue.com/
​For injured birds in the Wilmington and surrounding areas

Sea Biscuit Wildlife Shelter Blog http://www.seabiscuitshelter.blogspot.com/
Sea Biscuit Wildlife Shelter located in Oak Island helps nurse our area's birds back to heath.

Solomon Boat Tours
Family owned company from Southport leads private boat tours, great historians and bird lovers!

Southeastern Camera http://www.southeasterncamera.com/
Find professional quality cameras, binoculars, scopes, and accessories at 3501 S Kerr Avenue in Wilmington. SE Camera also offers photography classes!

​Transplanted Garden http://www.transplantedgarden.com/
​A wonderful locally owned nursery with a great variety of plants. Just around the corner from Wild Bird & Garden

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