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CHRISTMAS BIRD COUNTS DEC. 14-JAN. 7

Events held across Kansas; open to all bird enthusiasts
PRATT — The Kansas Ornithological Society has announced dates for its annual Kansas Christmas Bird Counts (CBCs). These statewide events help biologists glean information on bird population trends and give wildlife enthusiasts a chance to search for their favorite birds.

The event is co-sponsored by the Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks and Audubon of Kansas. A schedule of events is listed below. For additional information regarding these counts, contact Chuck Otte at otte@nqks.com. Some of these events may require a small fee to participate.

Date Location Contact
12/14/06 Quivira NWR mike_rader@hotmail.com, 785-658-2595
12/16/06 Halstead/Newton platword@southwind-net, 316-283-6708
  Lawrence gpittman@ku-edu, 785-843-8573
  Salina hvlear@yahoo-com, 785-823-2366
  Scott Lake tom-shane@sbcglobal-net, 620-275-4616
  Hays gfarley@fhsu-edu, 785-628-5965
  Wilson Reservoir mike_rader@hotmail-com, 785-658-2595
  Manhattan drintoul at ksu-edu, 785/532-6615
  Wichita pete-janzen@sbcglobal-net, 316-832-0182
  Topeka gchaden@earthlink-com, 785-273-5598
12/17/06 Baldwin City Roger-Boyd@bakeru-edu, 785-594-3172
  Bonner Springs/Lansing Gpittman@ku-edu, 785-843-8573
  Olathe weiss@comcast-net, 913-364-0135
  Glen Elder Reservoir mike_rader@hotmail-com, 785-658-2595
  Perry Reservoir Bunnie-A-Watkins@nwk02-usace-army-mil, 785-597-5144
  Wakefield otte@nqks-com, 785-238-8800
  Winfield maxt@cox-net, 620-229-6112
  Emporia jschulen@emporia-edu, 620-341-5896
12/18/06 Olsburg gjeffrey@kansas-net, 785-468-3587
12/19/06 Cheyenne Bottoms helenh@wp-state-ks-us, 620-793-3066
12/20/06 Slate Creek youngg6264@yahoo-com, 620-442-4165
12/23/06 Arkansas City youngg6264@yahoo-com, 620-442-4165
  Bonny, Co. gwalbek@comcast-net;
  Linn County Roger-Boyd@bakeru-edu, 785-594-3172;
12/27/06 Junction City otte@nqks-com, 785-238-8800;
12/30/06 Blue Rapids tlparker1@sbcglobal-net, 785-363-7228;
  El Dorado blangley@butlercc-edu, 316-321-3495;
  Cimarron Grasslands Sebastianpatti@hotmail-com, 773-248-0570;
  Leavenworth/Atchison Schukmanschuksaya@kc-rr-com; 913-727-5141
  Red Hills pete-janzen@sbcglobal-net, 316-832-0182;
12/31/06 Kenton, Ok. Sebastianpatti@hotmail-com, 773-248-0570;
01/01/07 Liberal Sebastianpatti@hotmail-com, 773-248-0570;
  Ulysses pubah73@YAHOO-COM, 620-356-2882;
01/02/07 Camp Naish sdroth@ku-edu, 785-843-4764;
01/06/07 Doniphan ab0vm@kc-rr-com, 913-240-1238;
  Garden City mosterbuhr@yahoo-com, 620-276-8145;
  Parsons milksplm@yahoo-com
  Sawyer kenb@wp-state-ks-us, 620-672-0792;
  Pomona Reservoir jeffb@wp-state-ks-us, 785-828-4933;
01/07/07 Benedictine Bottoms rtosterud@benedictine-edu, 913-367-0197;
To Be Announced Blackwolf mike_rader@hotmail-com, 785-658-2595;
  Kanopolis Reservoir mike_rader@hotmail-com, 785-658-2595;
  Webster Reservoir mike_rader@hotmail-com; 785-658-2595.

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