Crane Count Days--Please Help!
August 27th, September 2nd, and September 8th between the hours of 6:00 am and 11:00 pm.
Information needed for each day: Number of cranes: number of adults, number of colts, and the number of cranes with attached transmitters. Date and time and location.
For more information, contact Nina Faust 235-6262.
Kachemak Bay Birders' UPCOMING EVENTS
August 15th Spit. Meet at 6:00 pm in the parking lot at the base of the spit on Kachemak Drive.
September 12th Anchor River. Meet at IOVC at 3:00 pm to car pool or at the campground adjacent to the launch area at 3:30 pm.
Birding Trip Leader: Michael Craig (235-0631) unless otherwise noted. All
trips cosponsored by KBB and AMNWR. All are free and everyone is welcome to
Monday, August 31st at 4:30 pm at IOVC. Bring some of your summer “Slides” to share at the meeting. From far away places or your backyard, they're ALL good birds (as Karl says!).
Monday, September 28th at 4:30 pm at IOVC. Followed by a presentation by Betty Siegel: Galapagos and Ecuador.
Monday, October 26th at 4:30 pm at IOVC. Followed by a presentation by George Matz: Peru.
Monday, November 30th at 4:30 at IOVC.
2014 Kachemak Bay Shorebird Monitoring Report (final)
Citizen Science Opportunities
Citizen Scientists Needed
Not a wildlife biologist, but would love to particiapte in bird monitoring? The individuals and organizations below could use your participation in one or more of the following citizen science projects. To learn more about each of the projects, go to our "Links" page or just click on the link (webpage or email address under "read more").
- Kachemak Bay Shorebird Monitoring
- Alaska Loon and Grebe Watch Monitoring Program
- Christmas Bird Count
- Great Backyard Bird Count
- Project FeederWatch
- Nest Watch