1. Create bird-friendly spaces in your yard through native plant gardening
  2. Keep feeders, birdbaths, and nest boxes clean and in good repair
  3. Participate in citizen science projects such as the Great Backyard Bird Count and Project Feederwatch
  4. Turn off outside lights during migration
  5. Volunteer for conservation projects or with your local Audubon chapter
  6. Protect birds from window strikes at home
  7. Reduce pesticide and herbicide use
  8. Keep cats indoors
  9. Consider your environmental impact, even when you go birding
  10. Donate to conservation organizations