National Bird Day is celebrated every year in the United States on January 5. It is a day to celebrate the different beautiful species of birds and spread the idea of the conservation of birds as a moral value. National Bird Day has been dedicated to raising awareness about birds in captivity. It is a project of the Avian Welfare Coalition, which works hard to raise awareness for birds captured or produced in captivity for either profit or the amusement of humans. As you celebrate National Bird Day 2023, we at LatestLY have compiled a list of five bird sanctuaries you must visit to learn about the various species in the country. World Migratory Bird Day 2022 Date and Theme: Here’s Everything To Know About the Significance of the UN Observance for Conservation of Migratory Birds.
Cedar Hill State Park
Cedar Hill State Park is covered with lush greenery and is a pleasant place for fishing and boating. You can also find beautiful migratory birds here, adding to the greenery’s beauty. National Hummingbird Day 2022: Viral Videos and Images of the World’s Smallest Bird Are Too Cute To Be Missed.
This 60-acre wildlife sanctuary, zoo, aviary and botanical garden contains more than 3000 species of tropical and sub-tropical plants, including 200-year-old oaks and 300 plus species of palms. The 25,000 square feet Everglades aviary houses one of the largest collections of wading birds in the United States.
Kilauea Point National Wildlife Refuge
Kilauea Point National Wildlife Refuge was built on the North West coast of the island of Kaua’i in Hawaii to preserve and enhance seabird nesting colonies. Thousands of migratory birds use this place for nesting, foraging or resting every year.
Sea Life Park Hawaii
It is a marine mammal park, bird sanctuary and aquarium in Waimanalo, Hawaii. It offers several activities and many things to see, including Hawaiian Reef Aquarium, Ocean theatre, Penguin habitat, Dolphin Cove show, Bird Sanctuary and the Hawaiian Monk Seal habitat.
Sapsucker Woods Sanctuary in New York
Sapsucker Wood Sanctuary is the birder’s paradise in the Finger Lakes. It is home to the world-famous Cornell Lab of Ornithology. Over 236 bird species have been observed here, and the Rose-breasted Grosbeak is among the recent ones.
The USA has many bird sanctuaries and wild refuges that you can visit and take your bird-watching sights to new heights this National Bird Day 2023. Wishing everyone a Happy National Bird Day 2023!
(The above story first appeared on LatestLY on Jan 05, 2023 08:05 AM IST. For more news and updates on politics, world, sports, entertainment and lifestyle, log on to our website latestly.com).