Online Resources



Golden Gate Raptor Observatory
The GGRO's mission is to inspire the preservation of California raptor populations. 

Hawk Migration Association Of North America
The  organization's purpose is to advance the knowledge of raptor migration across continents; to help establish rational basis for future monitoring of raptor populations; and to provide, through the use of standard reporting forms and procedures, a data bank on migrations for the use of professional and amateur ornithologists.

Hawk Mountain Sanctuary Association
This organization's mission is to conserve birds of prey worldwide by providing leadership in raptor conservation science and education, and by maintaining Hawk Mountain Sanctuary as a model observation, research and education facility.

Owl Research Institute
ORI is a organization founded in 1988 to engage in scientific research of wildlife (primarily owls), their ecology, natural history, prey and habitat relationships.

Natural Research LTD
NR is a research charity registered in Scotland whose mission is to conduct objective research to underpin the wise management of wildlife resources. 

Santa Cruz Predatory Bird Research Group
SCPBRG is a member of the University of California, Santa Cruz's Institute of Marine Sciences. The organization works toward creative solutions for wildlife management challenges in the western United States.


Anacortes Telescope & Wild Bird

Supplier of scopes and binoculars in Anacortes, WA.



A company dedicated to the development, manufacturing and distribution of specialized equipment for professional field biologists.


Seattle Audubon Society

Seattle Audubon cultivates and leads a community that values and protects birds and the natural environment.



The main birding email list for the Seattle area, plus links to many other Washington bird sites.


On The Wing

An audio magazine of birds and birding, by David Dawson. 


Washington Department of Fish & Wildlife

The agency's mission is to provide sound stewardship of fish and wildlife. 

Patuxent Wildlife Research Center -

The North American Bird Banding Laboratory. 


Raptours LLC

Raptours offers tours to destinations that feature spectacular concentrations and/or a variety of birds of prey, including rarely seen species. Raptours is operated by Sergio Seipke.


Cornell Lab of Ornithology

The Lab is a nonprofit membership institution whose mission is to interpret and conserve the earth's biological diversity through research, education, and citizen science focused on birds.


Slater Museum of Natural History

At the University of Puget Sound, directed by Dr. Dennis Paulson.


Washington State University College of Veterinary Medicine

Dr Lindsey Oaks


ARGOS / CLS America

CLS is the world leader of satellite-based environmental data collection and location.


Microwave Telemetry

MTI has been a leader in the development of Argos-compatible bird tracking transmitters for wildlife research since 1991.



Eagle Creek Ranch near Leavenworth, WA

A family owned and operated ranch, surrounded by the Wenatchee National Forest, they aim to enhance your experience of Central Washington's great outdoors.


The Falcon Research Group (FRG) is dedicated to the support of field research, public education and the conservation of raptors. It is a 501(c)(3) organization registered with the State of Washington and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS).


PO Box 248

Bow, WA 98232   USA