Building Better Birders - A Summary of the First-Ever Christmas Bird Count Marathon

December 2, 2021
6:30 to 8:00PM
Hitchcock Nature Center

Join us at Hitchcock Nature Center on Thursday, December 2nd at 6:30 p.m. for a presentation about the history of the Christmas Bird Count Program! We describe the successful completion of the first CBC Marathon by discussing each individual count and highlighting noteworthy birds identified. Information on local CBC compilers will be available if people are interested in participating. This workshop will be conducted by Kelly McKay (BioEco Research and Monitoring Center), with assistance from Mark Roberts (Clinton County Conservation) and Brian Ritter (Nahant Marsh Education Center) & is being presented as part of the Building Better Birders programming series. This program is open to all ages but is geared toward participants age 12 & over. There is no cost to attend this workshop. Pre-registration is required as space is limited. Workshops are presented free of charge & supported by the Resource Enhancement and Protection - Conservation Education Program (REAP-CEP).

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Contact: Kylie Gumpert
(712) 828-2140

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Hitchcock Nature Center
27792 Ski Hill Loop
Council Bluffs, IA

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