2016 Washington State Christmas Bird Count Information.

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Thursday, December 15th

Bridgeport CBC 
Meeting place: McDonald’s in Brewster, WA at 7:30am. Contact Meredith Spencer at 509-686-7551 or merdave@homenetnw.net

Saturday, December 17th

Eastside Audubon CBC
Check http://eastsideaudubon.org/conservation/citizen-science/christmas-bird-count-1/CBC-teams for instructions on how to sign up for a count and for contact information for leaders of eight different count areas.
Count is 8 am to 4 pm. Traditional CBC dinner starts at 5:30 p.m. in the community room of Kirkland’s Unitarian Church (where Eastside Audubon’s office is located downstairs), 208 4th Ave S, Kirkland, WA 98033.
If you plan to attend the dinner, please call the Eastside Audubon office by Tuesday, December 13: 425-576-8805. Please advise of any special dietary needs.

Tahoma Audubon CBC 
Details at http://www.tahomaaudubon.org/CBC We have diverse habitats — saltwater, lakes, urban, rural, and prairie.
Contact Faye McAdams Hands at 253-278-3712 or zest4parus@hotmail.com.

Edmonds CBC
Contact Bob Schmidt at bobs@world-wide.com or 425-273-1579 or Rick Taylor at taylorrl@outlook.com or 425-214-2764

Walla Walla CBC 
Meet at 7:30 a.m. at the Harper Joy Theater parking lot on the Whitman College campus – which is off East Isaacs Ave. east of downtown Walla Walla.
Wrap-up supper after – soup and bread provided.
Contact MerryLynn Denny at m.denny@charter.net

Kitsap CBC
More information can be found in the December 2016 Kitsap Kingfisher newsletter: https://static1.squarespace.com/static/57fbf392c534a5380773516e/t/582f2c1659cc685b302ae698/1479486488793/KingfisherDec16.pdf

Sunday, December 18th

Olympia CBC
For those interested in participating contact count coordinator Bill Shelmerdine at georn1@hotmail.com

Neah Bay CBC
This is a brand new count circle. Contact Charlie Wright at cwright770@gmail.com

Lyle CBC
Contact Bob Hansen at bobhansenATpeak.org or at 503-881-5889

Monday, December 19th

Sequim-Dungeness CBC
Contact Bob Boekelheide at bboek@olympus.net or 360-808-0196

Monday, December 26th

Rainier Audubon CBC
8am-4pm (Owling earlier)
Species tally and potluck is at Federal Way United Methodist Church – 29645 51st Ave S, Auburn, WA 98001
Contact Cindy Flanagan at camcalcin@hotmail.com or 253-941-3933


Thursday, December 29th

Grays Harbor CBC 
From approx. 8am to dusk. We have some really great birding areas, from Ocean Shores around the circle to Westport. Included are the jetties, the Oyhut Wildlife Area, the Grays Harbor NWR, John’s River Wildlife Area, and Bottle Beach SP…some fine birding.
Contact Dianna Moore at 360-590-1395 or at dlmoor2@coastaccess.com

Saturday, December 31st

Seattle CBC 
Sign up on our website starting November 1st at  www.seattleaudubon.org

Monday, January 2nd

Vashon CBC
Contact Ezra Parker at ezra@cfgrok.com or 206-463-0383


Cle Elum CBC – TBA

Sequim-Dungeness CBC – TBA

Camas Prairie – Trout Lake Valley CBC – TBA

Kitsap County CBC – TBA

Leadbetter CBC – TBA

Moscow Pullman CBC – TBA

San Juans Ferry CBC – TBA

Toppenish NWR – TBA

Kitsap County CBC – TBA

Bellingham CBC – TBA

Leavenworth CBC – TBA

Lyle CBC – TBA

Twisp – TBA

Chelan CBC – TBA

Wahkiakum CBC – TBA

Cowlitz-Columbia CBC – TBA

Skagit Bay CBC – TBA

Columbia Hills-Klickitat Valley CBC – TBA

Everett-Marysville CBC – TBA

Omak/Okanogan CBC – TBA

Port Angeles CBC – TBA

Tri-Cities CBC – TBA

Wenatchee CBC – TBA

Yakima Valley CBC – TBA

Rainier Audubon CBC – TBA

Spokane CBC – TBA