Audubon Christmas Bird Count

Audubon Christmas Bird Count

The Audubon Christmas Bird Count (CBC) is the longest-running standardized bird census in North America. It was begun on Christmas Day, 1900, by Frank Chapman, curator of the American Museum of Natural History in New York City and an early officer in the fledgling Audubon Society. He conceived the idea to count birds on Christmas […]

Backyard Birding Workshop

Backyard Birding Workshop

WIN conducted its first event for the public on June 17. Birding enthusiasts from around the Flathead Valley, and as far away as New Jersey, participated in the Backyard Birding Workshop. WIN Director of Research Lisa Bate, and her husband Julian Cunningham hosted the Workshop at their super bird-friendly backyard (Swallow Crest Farm) just south […]