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2018 Great Canadian Birdathon


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Campaign Ends Dec. 31, 2018
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Bird Studies Canada is Canada’s leading science-based bird conservation organization. To find out more about our mission click here.

Join the Great Canadian Birdathon and help conserve birds and biodiversity across Canada! More than 7,000 people from across Canada (and around the world) participate in and/or sponsor the Great Canadian Birdathon in May each year. Please join us in raising funds and awareness for bird conservation!


Join as an Individual: Click this button to create your own individual page.  You will be prompted to create a free donor account with CanadaHelps where your page will be hosted. If you already have a CanadaHelps account please use the same login email or you will be prompted to create a new account. When creating your page note especially these two fields:

Page Title: This will appear at the top of your fundraising page. This can be personalized for your friends and family.

Page Owner: Please enter your first and last name.

Then, write a short personal fundraising story, set your fundraising goal, and add a photo as the "Featured Image". Ask your friends and family to support your efforts and then choose any day in May and go birding!

Create a Team: Click this button to create a Team Page and your own Individual Page as the Team's Captain. Note that as Team Captain you will have the ability to modify the team page with images and a story.  You can also invite others to join the team by setting up their own individual page so that all of their donations will be counted towards the team's fundraising total!

Join a Team:  To join an existing team, go to the “Teams” tab and select the team you wish to join.  Once you arrive at the team page, click the "Join Team" button to create your individual page.

Printable forms are also available through these links to help you with your fundraising efforts:

Don't forget to check out the list of prizes to be won for participating in the Great Canadian Birdathon!

Click here for more information on the history of the Great Canadian Birdathon.

Questions about Registering or Donating Online?

Contact CanadaHelps at or 1-877-755-1595.

Questions about Birdathon?

Contact Bird Studies Canada at or 1-888-448-2473 x121.