Help the Maryland Zoo identify and count winter bird species through bird-related activities. Each Great Backyard Bird Count helps researchers learn more about the health of wild bird populations and to protect them.


  • Free with Zoo admission or membership (Participants must register in advance*)
  • All children must be accompanied by an adult

*Reservations required. Reserve online by clicking the ‘register’ button above, and completing the required information.

Questions? Contact our Education Team by phone at 443.552.5300, or email