Kachemak Bay Birders' UPCOMING EVENTS
Created: Sunday, 31 August 2014
Last Updated: Saturday, 22 November 2014
Published: Sunday, 07 September 2014
Written by Lani Raymond
Please note: Some of these dates and times may be changed. We will send notices out or you can check the paper close to the time of the event.
Birding Trip: Saturday, November 22nd on the Spit. Meet at noon in the parking lot at the base of the spit on Kachemak Dr. Leader: Michael Craig: 235-0631.
Meeting: Monday, November 24th at 4:30 pm at IOVC in the Auditorium. George Matz: Birding in Barrow.
Dave Erikson's Class: "Winter Bird Identification" will be Thursday, December 18th from 6:30-7:30 pm at IOVC in the Seminar Room. (This is an excellent review to prepare for the Christmas Bird Count or a good introduction to the resident birds here for beginners.)
Audubon Christmas Bird Count in Homer will be Saturday, December 20th. Meet at 8:30 am at IOVC in the Seminar Room to form teams and get assigned area. There will be coffee/tea and breakfast items. After the Count, meet back at 4:30 pm to tabulate the results and enjoy a nice warm potluck meal!
(There is no Meeting in December.)
All our activities and trips are cosponsored by the Alaska Maritime National Wildlife Refuge
For additional information contact Lani Raymond 399-9477..
2014 Kachemak Bay Shorebird Monitoring Report (final)
Created: Friday, 26 September 2014
Last Updated: Monday, 27 October 2014
Published: Thursday, 25 September 2014
Written by George Matz
The final version of the 2014 Kachemak Bay Shorebird Monitoring Project report has been completed by George Matz.
This report contains:
1. Report on the spring 2014 ground-based shorebird surveys of the Homer Spit area
with comparisons to surveys from previous years.
2. Spreadsheets of the observation data, by site, for the 2014 Kachemak Bay Shorebird Monitoring Project.
Citizen Science Opportunities
Created: Wednesday, 08 August 2012
Last Updated: Sunday, 12 January 2014
Published: Wednesday, 08 August 2012
Written by BJ Hitchcock
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
Read more: Citizen Science Opportunities