Posts in ‘Delaware Bird-A-Thon’ Category


Please accept my apologies for a tardy post regarding this year’s 13th Annual Delaware Bird-A-Thon wrap-up but I know all of you have been busy pulling in your pledges!  A heart-felt THANK YOU goes out to EVERYONE who participated...

Bill Stewart | June 04, 2019 | No Comments

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Bird-a-thon in News Journal

With the Bird-a-thon fast approaching, many birders are gearing up for the event, pulling their teams together, getting pledges, and making plans. The Wilmington News Journal recently highlighted our event; you can read the article here!

Andrew Homsey | April 30, 2019 | No Comments

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Delaware Bird-A-Thon in the News

Read the Delaware Bird-A-Thon Press Release Map source: DNREC Div. Fish & Wildlife Protecting Delaware’s natural areas is important for the health and well-being of its inhabitants, whether human or not. But Delaware also plays a key role in...

Andrew Homsey | April 06, 2019 | No Comments

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Mispillion Harbor Reserve

There really is no place on Earth like the Delaware Bay in May, where up to a million migrating shorebirds arrive and refuel for that last long leg of migration to the arctic tundra! The shining star among...

Bill Stewart | April 06, 2019 | No Comments

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Funds Raised by the Delaware Bird-A-Thon Will be Used to Preserve 635-acre Passmore Farm as Natural Habitat

Greenville, DE – June 25, 2018 On Sunday, June 24, 2018, Kate Hackett, Executive Director of Wild Lands Inc., was presented a check for $35,000 to be used for the purchase of the 635-acre Passmore Farm with funds raised...

Kim Steininger | July 17, 2018 | No Comments

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Media Coverage of Bird-A-Thon

The Wilmington News Journal ran an excellent cover story on the 2018 Delaware Bird-A-Thon and the efforts of volunteers like you to raise over $35,000 for bird conservation to protect bayshore habitat at the Passmore Farm. Click here to read...

Matthew Sarver | April 27, 2018 | No Comments

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Passmore Farm Property

The 635-acre Passmore Farm includes a variety of habitats, from mature coastal forest to fresh and brackish tidal marsh, isolated freshwater wetlands, and agricultural fields and buffers...

Matthew Sarver | April 27, 2018 | 1 Comment

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Bird-A-Thon Conservation Successes

Delaware Bird-A-Thon has raised over $400,000 in 11 years. We have leveraged these funds through partnerships to help acquire  and protect 1,279 acres of key Delaware bayshore habitat.

Matthew Sarver | February 27, 2018 | No Comments

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Tips for Raising Money

Raising money for the Delaware Bird-A-Thon may seem like a daunting task. Here are a few easy tips to get you started on your fundraising journey to help the birds, and remember, any amount of money raised helps!

Matthew Sarver | February 27, 2018 | No Comments

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