Bird-a-thon • May 13–14, 2022

Mass Audubon's Largest Annual Fundraiser & Nature Celebration

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Thank You For a Wonderful Bird-a-thon!

Eastern Bluebird male on a twig © Joel Eckerson
Eastern Bluebird (male) © Joel Eckerson

Bird-a-thon 2022 was a fantastic event that helped bring birders, nature-lovers, and families together to celebrate nature and raise funds that provide essential year-round support for Mass Audubon's conservation, nature education, and advocacy work. Thank you for joining in the fun (and competition!) of Bird-a-thon.



The Results are In!

We tallied the species lists and are excited to announce the winners of the 2022 Bird-a-thon fundraising and birding awards! This year's 13 teams raised $305,000 and recorded an amazing combined total of 254 bird species


Hatheway Cup

Most funds raised statewide.

Team North Shore

$63,317

Brewster Cup

Most species recorded statewide.

Team Metro South

231 species

County Cup

Highest percentage of county par value.

Team Wildwood

Middlesex County, 142/146, 97%

 

Taking Flight Cup

Second place for funds raised statewide.

Team Cape Cod

$37,656

Forbush Award

Second place for most species recorded statewide.

Team Cape Cod

213 species

Sitting Duck

Most species recorded while remaining in a 25-foot circle.

Team Metro South

51 species

Full fundraising and birding results >


Event Sponsors

The Bird-a-thon planning team is looking for sponsors for Bird-a-thon 2022. Learn more about sponsorship opportunities >

Sincere thanks to the following organizations and businesses for their support:

Premier

State Street

Lead

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SupportingZeiss

Community: Wright Builder's Inc., Life is Birdiful, Ward's Nursery, Cape Ann Savings Bank

Media Partner

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Questions?

Contact the Bird-a-thon coordinator or talk to your local Mass Audubon wildlife sanctuary.