Author: Katie Lubbock

Bird Photography Basics at Sylvan Heights Bird Park

A few simple tips can help any photographer get their best avian images. With colorful plumage and comical behavior, birds are popular subjects for photographers of any skill level. Sylvan…
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Birds, Brews & BBQ

March 16, 2024 | 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Sylvan Heights Bird Park’s fun and friendly BBQ competition returns! Enjoy local BBQ, craft brews, and visit the birds of Sylvan…
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The Penguin Project

Paused penguin project gets a new boost from $100,000 matching contribution challenge UPDATE (1/8/24): Thanks to your generosity, we have raised $53,406 in online and offline donations in support of…
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Sylvan Heights Celebrates “The Year of the Toucan”

SCOTLAND NECK, NCOctober 6, 2023 On October 14, 2023, Sylvan Heights Bird Park will host “The Year of the Toucan”, its 17th annual fundraiser and dinner gala. The event provides…
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Sylvan Heights Bird Park Welcomes Two New Flamingo Chicks

July 25, 2023 SCOTLAND NECK, NC Sylvan Heights Bird Park is celebrating the arrival of two American Flamingo chicks. The chicks hatched on July 10th, 2023, and are thriving under…
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Sylvan Heights Bird Park Dedicates New Home for Endangered Whooping Cranes

May 5, 2023 SCOTLAND NECK, NC – On Friday, May 5th, Sylvan Heights Bird Park dedicated its newest exhibit for endangered Whooping Cranes in memory of pilot and conservationist Deke…
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Birds, Brews & BBQ

March 18, 2023 | 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Sylvan Heights Bird Park’s fun and friendly BBQ competition returns! Enjoy local BBQ, craft brews, and visit the birds of Sylvan…
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Trumpeter Swan Joins Oregon Conservation Program

A rehabilitated Trumpeter Swan from Sylvan Heights Bird Park has a beautiful new home in Oregon – and he’s on an important mission.

Snow Birds: Winter at Sylvan Heights Bird Park

What happens to the birds at Sylvan Heights when winter weather sets in?

Sylvan Heights, ECU Announce Formal Collaboration

Collaboration will boost interdisciplinary research alliances and preserve endangered waterfowl.