Painted BuntingWelcome to PBOT, a group of citizen scientists who aid in developing strategies to sustain the Eastern Painted Bunting population throughout the Carolinas and Florida. Create an account or sign in to help out →

Latest Blog Post

Hello July PBOTs!

Hi July PBOTs!  Dr. Jamie here with our update.  It looks like July is going to be a hot month, with temperatures in the Southeast in the 90’s!  If you can, be sure to have a birdbath or a water source out near your feeders for your Painted Buntings.  Painted Buntings love a little water!  Keep the water clean by changing it everyday or every second day.  Also, we’ve had some big thunderstorms here in Wilmington, NC and across the Southeast, so keeping feeders and food dry for your Painted Buntings is really important! Read more »

Recent Photographs

More Photos →
If you have photos that you'd like to see on this page, you can send them to