Skagit Audubon
banner-1100x250

Watching birds, protecting habitat, connecting with nature

Christmas Bird Count - 2013

Padilla Bay Christmas Bird Count
December 28th, 2013

Sixty-eight birdwatchers spent a cloudy, but pleasant day counting birds in western Skagit County for the National Audubon Society’s 114th annual Christmas Bird Count.  Below are the results of their efforts – Tim Manns: count organizer, Bob Kuntz: count compiler.  One species, Barn Swallow, was recorded for the first time and we tallied all-time high counts for this count circle for 14 species.  High counts for these species are presented in Bold. Total count for individuals was the second highest ever recorded in a year. Total number of species was near the mean (123 species), though, over the last 17 years our annual count has averaged 128 species.

 

Search

Skagit Audubon

Read The Skagit Flyer

Get Membership Information

Skagit Audubon Society holds monthly meetings on the second Tuesday of each month except for the months of July and August. We meet at 7:00 pm at Padilla Bay Interpretive Center(Google map), 10441 Bayview-Edison Rd. Mount Vernon. Meetings are open to all.

The board of directors meets at the same location at 7:00 pm on the first Tuesday of each month, except for the months of July and August.