World Migratory Bird Day

Category: Animals
World Migratory Bird Day around the world in 2022
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About World Migratory Bird Day

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Dates of World Migratory Bird Day
2023 United NationsMay 14, Oct 8
United Nations Sun, Oct 8Not A Public Holiday
United Nations Sun, May 14Not A Public Holiday
2022 United NationsMay 14, Oct 8
United Nations Sat, Oct 8Not A Public Holiday
United Nations Sat, May 14Not A Public Holiday
2021 United NationsMay 8, Oct 9
United Nations Sat, Oct 9Not A Public Holiday
United Nations Sat, May 8Not A Public Holiday
2020 United NationsMay 9, Oct 10
United Nations Sat, Oct 10Not A Public Holiday
United Nations Sat, May 9Not A Public Holiday
2019 United NationsMay 11, Oct 12
United Nations Sat, Oct 12Not A Public Holiday
United Nations Sat, May 11Not A Public Holiday
Summary
Find out the dates, history and traditions of World Migratory Bird Day
World Migratory Bird Day (WMBD) is an annual awareness-raising campaign highlighting the need for the conservation of migratory birds and their habitats. It has a global outreach and is an effective tool to help raise global awareness of the threats faced by migratory birds, their ecological importance, and the need for international cooperation to conserve them.

Every year people around the world take action and organize public events such as bird festivals, education programmes, exhibitions and bird-watching excursions to celebrate WMBD. All these activities can also be undertaken at any time on the year because that countries or regions observing the peak of migrations at different times, but the main days for the international celebrations on the second Saturday in May and in October.

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