The Great Texas Birding Classic

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Thanks for Making the 20th Annual Birding Classic a Success!

The world’s biggest, longest and wildest birdwatching tournament is statewide!

Tournament dates: April 15 – May 15, 2016

2016 Final Results

2016 Conservation Grant Projects

2016 Official Team Listings
2016 Official Artwork, by Craig Farquhar

Thanks to all of the teams, sponsors, and event partners who made 2016 an outstanding success.

Make plans to join us next year for the 2017 Birding Classic, April 15-May 15, 2017. It promises to be even bigger and better than ever before!


Thanks to our sponsors:

    Toyota       Swarovski Optik N.A.


Port Aransas Chamber of Commerce and Tourist Bureau
Texas Ornithological Society

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Mission Statement

To increase appreciation, understanding, and conservation of birds through education, recreation, nature tourism, and conservation fundraising.

Have questions? Visit the contact section to talk directly to Birding Classic staff.  

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