BBRR’s Mission:

  • To conduct research projects on birds of prey, other wildlife and the environment.

  • To educate the public about birds of prey, other wildlife and the environment.

  • To contribute to consideration of public policy on birds of prey, other wildlife and the environment..

  • To maintain the natural character of Braddock Bay, Lake Ontario, New York for public benefit.

Northern Saw Whet Owl
Broad-winged Hawk Soaring
Sharp-shinned Hawk Banding

Support BBRR

BBRR is now enrolled in the PayPal Giving Fund.  Through this, 100% of your donation will go to Braddock Bay Raptor Research as the Giving Fund partners cover the overhead costs associated with handling the transactions.

Spring Internships with BBRR

Braddock Bay Raptor Research announces the availability of internships for the spring 2023 season.  Information about these internships is listed below.  A PDF version of the information can be downloaded here:  BBRR 2023 Internships Intern Duties/Opportunities:...

2023 Raptor Education Course

BBRR is excited to present the 2023 Raptor Education Course to begin in February.  If you have a great interest in raptors and want to learn more about them, this course is for you!  The classes have been designed to prepare participants with background knowledge of...

Sharp-shinned Hawk Study Updates

Photo above, taken by Eliana Heiser, is a Sharp-shinned Hawk from the 2022 spring banding season. For the latest updates on the Sharp-shinned Hawk Study that BBRR banders have been participating in, go to our Sharp-shinned Hawk Study page. This page will provide you...

Bird of Prey Days 2022

Download Full Schedule (PDF)2022 Bird of Prey DaysBraddock Bay is home to one of the most spectacular spring raptor migrations in the country!  Join Braddock Bay Raptor Research in this annual event to learn about hawks, eagles, falcons, owls and others, and support...
March 2023
April 2023
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