Lists of birds seen on field trips are
Visitors are welcome on our field trips, no experience
needed. There is no charge for any of the field trips, we
encourage beginner birders to come and learn with us
*2015 Field Trip Bird
June 11, 2016
Field Trip Carter Canyon area.
Meet at Fresh Foods in Gering at 7:00am. We should be back
June 18, 2016
Bird Conservancy of the Rockies BioBlitz at Oliver Reservoir in
Meet at Fresh Foods in Gering at 6:30 am. **Note Time Change** This is a two day
event, we will only go on Saturday. Lunch will be provide, after
lunch we will head back to Scottsbluff and may do some birding
along the way.
For more info go to their facebook page at
at Oliver Reservoir Recreation Area
August 14, 2016
Annual Audubon Picnic
will be held at 5:00pm at Gardener Park in Gering at the
shelter. Bring a covered dish, table service and a lawn chair.
Drinks will be furnished.
September 3-5 (Labor Day Weekend)
open to the public at Chadron State Park (not an Audubon field
September 10-11, 2016
Field Trip to the Black Hills.
Please let Kathy DeLara know if you would like to go on this
trip. We will make plans as a group once we know who all is
going. Brad and Connie McKinney will host a cookout for us on
September 17, 2016
Scotts Bluff County Fall Bird Count.
Meet at Arby’s at 7am, we should be back in town by 1:00 and may
go out again in the afternoon.
October 29, 2016
Waterfowl and Cranes Field Trip.
Arby’s at 8am. We will bird the lakes and ponds looking for
migrating water fowl and fields around the lakes to look for
Sandhill Crane We should be back to town around 1pm
December 17, 2016
Scotts Bluff County Christmas Bird Count.
Meet at Arby’s at 7:00am. Count sites will be assigned at this
time. This is an all day count but help is appreciated for any
amount of time. We will be back at Arby’s around 1:00 for lunch
then go back out in the afternoon. Feeder watchers within the
count circle are also needed.
For more information contact Alice Kenitz at
For more information contact
Alice Kenitz email
Kathy DeLara at
Nebraska Breeding Bird Atlas II Project Field Trips
for Previous years Field Trips
For more information
on the Nebraska Breeding Bird Atlas II Project go to
Nebraska Breeding Bird Atlas Project
For a list of birds
counted in 2007 for the atlas project, on the field trips or by
Breeding Bird Atlas Counts
Lists of birds seen on field trips are available on
Kathy's web site
Crescent Lake May 2006
Field Trip Contacts
Alice Kenitz 308-436-2959
Kathy De Lara 308-632-3047
Phyllis or Dean Drawbaugh 308-632-4869
Helen Hughson 308-632-4765