Thank you for your interest in the
Nightjar Survey Network.

We hope you join us by choosing a route to survey.  Survey data will help discover and explain population changes for these species.

The steps are easy: Drive, Count, Report Data

Firstly, sign up for an account here.

Requirements for Participation

  1. Suitable transportation to complete a survey
  2. Good hearing to count birds at a distance
  3. Able to recognize and differentiate calls of North American Nightjar Species
  4. Able to schedule surveys during the survey window

Surveys are conducted only ONE TIME per year.

For this year’s survey dates, instructions, and optional pdf data sheet download, visit the  Survey Instructions page.