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CHRISTMAS BIRD COUNTS DEC. 14-JAN. 6

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
December 14 Quivira NWR mike_rader@hotmail.com, 785-658-2595
December 15 Halstead/Newton platword@southwind-net, 316-283-6708
  Lawrence gpittman@ku-edu, 785-842-7105
  Olathe don.weiss@comcast.net, 913-634-0135
  Salina Harold Lear, 785-825-7889
December 16 Bonner Springs pittman@ku.edu, 785-842-7105
  Perry Lake Bunnie.A.Watkins@nwk02.usace.army.mil, 785-597-5144
  Scott Lake tom.shane@sbcglobal.net, 620-275-4616
  Toronto/Fall River aaronmitchell76@hotmail.com, 913-980-2379
  Udall/Winfield maxt@cox.net, 620-221-1856
  Wakefield otte@nqks.com, 785-238-8800
  Wilson Lake mike_rader@hotmail.com, 785-658-2595
December 17 Olsburg gjeffrey@kansas.net, 785-468-3187
December 19 Cheyenne Bottoms cheybott@wp.state.ks.us, 620-793-3066
  Slate Creek youngg6264@yahoo.com, 620-442-4165
December 21 Camp Naish sdroth@ku.edu
  Glen Elder Res. mike_rader@hotmail.com, 785-658-2595
December 22 Arkansas City youngg6264@yahoo.com, 620-442-4165
  Blue Rapids tlparker1@sbcglobal.net, 785-363-7228
  El Dorado blangley@butlercc.edu, 316-889-5434
  Leavenworth schuksaya@kc.rr.com, 913-727-5141
  Yoder mclark@hutchrec.com, 620-663-7411
December 29 Kirwin Res. Craig Mowry 785-543-6673
  Morton County Sebastianpatti@hotmail.com, 773-248-0570
  Parsons sistermaryii@sbcglobal.net, 620-431-1723
  Red Hills pete.janzen@sbcglobal.net, 316-832-0182
December 30 Black Mesa, OK Sebastianpatti@hotmail.com, 773-248-0570
  Junction City otte@nqks.com, 785-238-8800
December 31 Liberal Sebastianpatti@hotmail.com, 773-248-0570
January 5 Benedictine Bottoms rtosterud@benedictine.edu, 913-367-0197
  Blackwolf mike_rader@hotmail.com, 785-658-2595
  Garden City mosterbuhr@yahoo.com, 620-276-8145
  Sawyer kenb@wp.state.ks.us, 620-672-0792 (office)
January 6 Doniphan ab0vm@kc.rr.com, 913-240-1238
  Kanopolis Res. mike_rader@hotmail.com, 785-658-2595
To Be Webster Res. mike_rader@hotmail.com, 785-658-2595
Announcenced Cedar Bluff Res. ssselt@gbta.net

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