Sunday, 9 December 2018
2018 Christmas Bird and Mammal Counts in Saskatchewan
Join a century-old tradition by participating in the 2018 Christmas Bird and Mammal Count in Saskatchewan. No experience is necessary. Count birds at a feeder on your property or join a team that is covering part of a count circle. Organizers ask that you register as soon as possible.
Christmas bird counts are for all ages! Check out the Christmas Bird Counts for Kids in Regina and Saskatoon (see below).
Moose Jaw Nature Society plans to hold a search, but the date is not yet set. Contact them if you’re interested in participating (Lorna Arnold, 306-690-8739).
Dec. 14 – Fort Qu’Appelle (contact Keith Stephens at 306-334-2862 or 306-332-3070)
Dec. 15 – Clark’s Crossing – Warman, Martensville, Osler, North Saskatoon (contact John Patterson at firstname.lastname@example.org or 306-249-0468)
Dec. 15 – Craven (contact Chris Harris at email@example.com, call 306-569-5300, or text 306-515-0195; or contact Nature Conservancy of Canada)
Dec. 16 – Qu’Appelle – Elbow (contact Michael Williams at 306-242-5383)
Dec. 17 – Gardiner Dam (contact Guy Wapple at firstname.lastname@example.org or 306-249-3280)
Dec. 18 – Shell Lake (contact Nature Conservancy of Canada)
Dec. 21 – Borden/Radisson (text Kyron Giroux at 306-281-6996 or email email@example.com)
Dec. 26 – Saskatoon (contact Stan Shadick at firstname.lastname@example.org or 306-652-5975)
Dec. 29 – Regina (contact Brett Quiring at email@example.com or 306-551-8729)
Jan. 5 – Balgonie (contact Brett Quiring at firstname.lastname@example.org or 306-551-8729)
Jan. 5 – Pike Lake (contact Murray Morgan at email@example.com or 306-290-4078)
Christmas Bird Counts for Kids
Dec. 27 – Saskatoon – Saskatoon Zoo Society is hosting a Christmas Bird Count for Kids at Beaver Creek Conservation Area. No registration is necessary. For more information, contact Greg Fenty (firstname.lastname@example.org or 306-343-6943).
Jan. 5 – Regina – Nature Saskatchewan is hosting a Christmas Bird Count for Kids at Wascana Centre. For more information, contact Lacey Weekes (email@example.com or 306-780-9481).