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The Friends of Turnbull National Wildlife Refuge is a nonprofit organization that advocates for and supports the mandate of the refuge to protect and enhance wildlife and their habitats through education, research, habitat preservation and restoration and compatible public uses.

World Migratory Bird Day on May 8, 2021 – the same day as our local Mayfest/FFF festival would be.

You can visit:

The World Migratory Bird Day offers you a chance to: "Sing, Fly, Soar . . . like a bird!!


World Migratory Bird (virtual) Celebration

April 23 - May 8, 2021

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  • Infographics
  • 2021 Coloring Page
  • Birds and Climate Change
  • 2021 sticker art (sample at right) Stickers and Infographic for: Belted Kingfisher, Brown-Chested Martin, Green-Winged Teal, Royal Tern, Ruby-Throated Hummingbird, Sandhill Crane, Streaked Flycatcher, Turkey Vulture, Upland Sandpiper, Wood-Thrush, Yellow Warbler

Consider joining in Citizen Science projects from home:

Courses for adults and families for learning about Birds

Additional Activity Resources for families at home during the COVID-19 Health Emergency

Family Scavenger Hunts on the Refuge - If you plan to take a walk with your family at the Refuge, you can print out our Kids Scavenger Hunt and see what you can find on your visit. Have Fun!

Beginning Bird Watching Series Check back next year.

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Coming Events