KACHEMAK BAY BIRDERS
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.
Thanks to Everyone
Who Participated in the 2017
Audubon Christmas Bird Count
January 29th Meeting and Presentation by Michelle Michaud: The Birds of Australia
February 26th—Meeting and Presentation by Arthur Kettle: Barren Islands’ Seabird Monitoring
Meetings are at the Islands and Ocean Visitor Center (Homer, Alaska) and start at 4:30 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), firstname.lastname@example.org
KBB BIRDING TRIPS
(No trip for December, “just” the Christmas Bird Count!)
January 13th to the Anchor River. Meet at the launch parking lot at 11:30 am (or at IOVC at 10:45 am to carpool). Leader: Michael Craig 907-235-0631.
February 10th to the Spit. Meet at the parking lot at the base of the spit on Kachemak Drive at 8:30 am. Leader: Michael Craig 907-235-0631.
March: “Leader’s Choice”. Leader: Jim Herbert (date/time to be announced)
April 14th to the Anchor River. Meet at 12:30 pm at the launch parking lot (or at IOVC to car pool at 11:45 am). Leader: Michael Craig.
Birding Trip Leader: Michael Craig (907-235-0631), unless otherwise noted. All trips cosponsored by Kachemak Bay Birders and the Alaska Maritime National Wildlife Refuge. All are free and everyone is welcome to attend.
2017 Seabird Report Card
The Alaska Maritime National Wildlife Refuge has prepared a 2017 Seabird Report Card:
Final 2017 Kachemak Bay Shorebird Monitoring Report
George Matz has prepared a comprehensive report about the 2017 Shorebird Monitoring effort.