Bird Town News

Bluebirds at Twining Valley Park

Attempts to attract eastern bluebirds to nest boxes located on what was then Twining Valley Golf Club began in 2005. Four nest boxes were initially placed and the first year was somewhat successful, though not for bluebirds. For while [...]

2022-09-12T12:09:13-04:00September 10, 2022|

Bird Towns and Watershed Organizations Working Together

On August 31, the Pennsylvania Environmental Council and Pennsylvania Organization for Watersheds and Rivers during their Conversation Café meeting, we had the opportunity to share about our Bird Town programs and how we and our EACs work together with [...]

2022-09-10T14:58:54-04:00September 10, 2022|

From the EAC Network Newsletter and EAC Network Home Page

An extended article on Bird Town Pennsylvania was included in the Environmental Advisory Council (EAC) Network Newsletter is now included on the EAC Network Home Page on the WeConservePA website. It provides an extended overview of the program and [...]

2022-05-27T14:09:02-04:00May 27, 2022|

Our Bird Towns Support Earth Week and Native Plant Events

Many of our Pennsylvania Bird Towns resumed community education, outreach and tabling events this spring after a near two-year hiatus due to the pandemic. Earth Week, Nature Fests, Native Plant Sales, Arbor Day, and Spring Community Festivals included tabling [...]

2022-05-27T14:14:34-04:00May 27, 2022|

Bird Feeder Cleaning Event in Abington Bird Town

The Abington Bird Town/Township Environmental Advisory Committee, Briar Bush Nature Center, Wild Birds Unlimited in Dresher, and Wyncote Audubon sponsored a “Bird Feeder Cleaning Event” on August 20th and 21st at Briar Bush Nature Center. This event was, [...]

2021-08-27T15:45:29-04:00August 27, 2021|

Wellsboro Bird Town is a Safer Place for Birds

Wellsboro, located in Tioga County, became a Bird Town in February 2019 through the initiative of the Tiadaughton Audubon Society. Initial Bird Town efforts included the education of property owners to the importance of enhancing their properties for the [...]

2021-08-05T10:48:45-04:00August 5, 2021|

A Pop-Up Garden “Grows” in Newtown Square

A Pop Up Garden event took place in May 2021 in Newtown Square, a Bird Town. The event was pitched to many homeowners who were busy planting a wide variety of flowers, shrubs and trees to improve their home’s [...]

2021-08-05T10:12:38-04:00August 5, 2021|
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