Gulf Crossing is free to use in any classroom or group setting. For more info on use, see the Creative Commons License. If you are interested in downloading the file to show to groups, please contact me (

If this version stutters or doesn’t play on your computer, please try the youtube version. Note that the 1080p version on youtube is the highest video quality available, but will only play well with fast connections.

Experience the Gulf Crossing this April and May! Try a guided trip with the Galveston Ornithological Society, or with bird groups in your area.

If you enjoyed Gulf Crossing or showed it to a group, please consider making a donation.

To learn about many great places to birdwatch in Texas and Florida, visit the Great Texas Birding Trail and the Great Florida Birding Trail.