Lights Out programs across North America

Rescuing injured birds and encouraging building owners to turn off lights to protect migratory birds. Read More “Lights Out programs across North America”

Here lie the birds killed while striking a set of buildings surveyed during the migration season in 2013 in Washington D.C. The birds were picked up by the group Lights Out DC and include Worm-eating and Black-and-white Warblers, Scarlet Tanager, American Woodcock, Northern Saw-whet Owl, Cooper’s Hawk, Swamp and Song Sparrows, Ruby-throated Hummingbird, and other species. Photo by the USGS Bee Inventory and Monitoring Lab