Kachemak Bay Birders, established in 2008, is an informal organization of individuals interested in birds, birding, and the conservation of birds. We have no membership fees; our meetings and trips are free and open to the public.



November 9th Trip out on the Spit

Leader: Jim Herbert, 907-362-0020
Meet in the parking lot at the base of the Spit on Kachemak Drive at 12:30 pm. There will be a high tide that will bring the sea birds in closer and maybe we’ll find Rock Sandpipers, Gray-crowned Rosy Finches, ducks in Mud Bay, interesting gulls, raptors…many interesting fall birds out on our Spit!

December--no regular trips scheduled, JUST the Christmas Bird Count on Dec. 14th!! See below for details…

January–Trip to the Anchor River.  Date and time T.B.A. Leaders: Michelle Michaud and Jim Herbert



All trips and activities cosponsored by Kachemak Bay Birders and the Maritime National Wildlife Refuge.



November 25th. Meeting and Presentation by Kristine Sowl: Adventures With a Unique Alaskan Shorebird–the Bristle-thighed Curlew

December 11th: Dave Erikson’s Winter Bird Identification Class.
Islands and Ocean Visitor Center from 6-7:00 pm

December 14th: Christmas Bird Count
Meet at 8:30 am to get team assignments and area, breakfast goodies and tea/coffee available. Count all day and return at 4:30 to tabulate results and enjoy a pot potluck meal. Bring a dish to share… CBC Coordinator is Dave Erikson.

Note: no “regular” meeting in December

January 27th.  Meeting and Presentation by Michelle Michaud: South Africa and Namibia

All meetings are at the Islands and Ocean Visitor Center (Homer, Alaska) and start at 5:00 pm. Presentations start right after the meeting, unless otherwise noted. All meetings are free and everyone is welcome. Co-sponsored by Kachemak Bay Birders and the Alaska Maritime National Wildlife Refuge. For more information: Lani Raymond (399-9477), lanibirder@gmail.com.