Kachemak Bay Birders' UPCOMING EVENTS
March 21st: BIRDING TRIP TO THE SPIT. Meet at 2:00 pm in the parking lot at
the base of the spit on Kachemak Drive. (PLEASE NOTE THIS IS A CHANGE FROM THE ORIGINAL TIME.)
March 30th: REGULAR MEETING at 4:30 pm at IOVC in the Auditorium.
Presentation: NINA FAUST, Cranes.
April 2nd: SHOREBIRD ID CLASS taught by Dr. Martin Renner. IOVC in the
Auditorium at 7:30 pm. Free, everyone is welcome,
April 16th: SHOREBIRD MONITORING begins and continues to the end of May.
More information or to volunteer, George Matz (235-9344).
April 25th: BIRDING TRIP TO SEASIDE FARMS. Meet at 8:30 am at the top of
the hill for some fantastic birding at this bird and birder mecca!
April 27th: REGULAR MEETING at 4:30 pm at IOVC in the Auditorium.
Presentation: GARY LYON, South Africa Birding.
May 7-10th: KACHEMAK BAY SHOREBIRD FESTIVAL. Checkout
closer to this event.
End of May (possibly the 26th): REGULAR MEETING and potluck. Presentation:
BETTY SIEGEL, Birding Brazil.
(No meetings June and July. Other birding trips will be announced.)
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
Meetings start at 4:30 pm (nearly always the last Monday of the month);
presentations usually start about 5:00 pm. Meet at IOVC. Cosponsored by
AMNWR. For more information on meetings, Lani Raymond 399-9477,
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