Joint Ventures In Action

Birds & Habitats

Northern Bobwhite by Tom Grey

Keep Common Species Common

Joint Venture partners work to keep common species common and address the needs of species of conservation concern due to small distributions, high threats, or declining populations.


Boreal Wetland

Local, Regional, and National

Partnerships are the backbone to the Joint Ventures. JVs cultivate and support partnerships that protect and restore habitat for the benefit of birds, other wildlife, and people.



Strategic Habitat Conservation

Joint Ventures consider the biological and ecological aspects of birds and habitat, as well as the social science that is the foundation for the human dimensions of conservation.

Get Involved!


Get Involved with a Joint Venture

There are many ways to get involved with the Migratory Bird Joint Ventures. Click on the Joint Venture map to learn more about what’s going on in your area.

In the Spotlight

Joint Venture 25th Anniversary Video

Migratory Bird Joint Ventures are cooperative, regional partnerships that work to conserve habitat for the benefit of birds, other wildlife, and people. In 2012 we celebrate the 25th anniversary of this landmark effort to bring together diverse partners to protect the habitats that birds, and people, rely on for survival.