Christmas Bird CountIt’s that time of year for the largest citizen science project, the annual Audubon Christmas Bird Count. All around the world, people are getting together to get outside and count birds in their areas.

Here in Northwest Montana, we’ve got quite a few Christmas Bird Counts. Check below for locations and dates. To participate in a Christmas Bird Count, contact the listed person.


Saturday, Dec. 19   Craig Hohenberger at or (406) 890-1629             

Upper Swan     

Saturday Dec. 19    Jody Wolff at or (406) 754-4002


Saturday Dec. 19    Gene Reckin at or (406) 291-8482


Sunday, Dec. 20     Brian Williams at or (406) 721-1467


Sunday, Dec. 20     Lewis & Lynda Young at or (406) 889-3492

Glacier NP         

Sunday, Dec. 20     Lisa Bate at or (406) 888-7833 or  Jami Belt at or (406) 888-7986


Saturday, Jan. 2    Donald Jones at or (406) 295-4291


Sunday, Jan. 3    Pete Fisher at or (406) 250-9624