As a Cincinnati resident (if you sleep and wake up in Cincinnati, this is you)
Reduce lighting outside your home and keep blinds closed at night during Spring and Fall migration seasons.
Incorporate a bird-safe window program where possible. Some great ideas can be found here.
As a Citizen Scientist (yep, you can be a scientist)
Report bird collisions to Lights Out Cincinnati. This will help us better understand how migrating birds are moving through our city. Click here to access the online form where you can upload a photo and provide location information.
If you find an injured or dead bird, please click here for more information.
As a building owner/manager (or anyone who works in a building)
Enroll your building in Lights Out Cincinnati, and pledge to reduce exterior and upper-level interior lighting during Spring and Fall migration seasons. To submit a building enrollment form, click here.
Encourage neighboring buildings to enroll.
Incorporate a bird-safe window program where possible. Click here for more information.