Hawk Ridge Bird Observatory appreciates your membership! Hawk Ridge depends on the generous contributions made by its members and friends to make the bird research & education programs possible. Hawk Ridge Bird Observatory is a 501 (c) 3 nonprofit organization. Donations are tax deductible to the full extent of the law. Thank you for your support!


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Please join or renew your membership today by choosing membership level below (click “Add to Cart”) and pay online

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Memberships by Mail

To join or renew by mail, please download a membership form and mail to:

Hawk Ridge Bird Observatory
P.O. Box 3006
Duluth, MN 55803

General Membership Benefits

• Member discount on merchandise, programs and events
• Member newsletter and annual report
• Membership card with name(s), member type, expiration

Membership Category and Benefits

All associated level membership benefits will be mailed to you with instructions and choices. You also have the option to donate in-full without receiving any choice or gift benefits.

$15 – Vulture (student) & $30 Osprey (individual) – all of the general membership benefits for one named individual.

$50 – Hawk (family) – all of the general membership benefits for up to 2 adults living in the same household and children/grandchildren under 18 years old (with cardholding adult).

$100 – Owl (sustaining) – all of the benefits of a Hawk membership, *PLUS choice of Hawk Ridge hat or t-shirt.

$250 – Harrier (soaring) – all of the benefits of an Owl membership, PLUS choice of 1 of 6 bird/nature-related books.

$500 – Falcon (supporting) – all of the benefits of the Harrier membership, *PLUS free individual gift membership, invite to special birding events (private bird tour, workshops, etc.), and 50% off one item from Hawk Ridge merchandise trailer (excluding matted photos).

$1000 – Eagle (steward) – all of the benefits of a Falcon membership, *PLUS a framed professional bird/nature photo from the online gallery at