For events sponsored by Audubon Chapters around Montana, see our Chapter web links
Sage-grouse meetings across Montana - Governor's CONSERVATION PLAN
The draft Greater Sage-Grouse Conservation Strategy is now available from MT FWP. Public meetings will be aimed at discussing and examining the strategy and taking comment on the council's recommendations. Public meetings are scheduled for:
Council members and FWP will be on hand to discuss the strategy and the information displayed. Written comment can be submitted at each public meeting.
mid-December 2013 - early January 2014: Christmas bird counts
JOIN THE FUN - CONTRIBUTE TO SCIENCE
Details about exactly where, when, and how to participate are posted HERE.
February 14-17 2014. Great backyard bird count
Save the date for this great collaborative citizen science effort: BIRDSOURCE.ORG
birding all year around....
Calling All Birders! Help science with your bird observations. Did you record a list of birds on your latest outing? Become an eBird user. The Montana Bird Distribution project collects bird observations from around the state. Learn how to help.
June 6-8, 2014: Montana Audubon's annual bird festival - Bozeman
Save the date! Montana Audubon will hold our annual bird festival in Bozeman this year.
This year's keynote is University of Washington's Dr. John Marzloff, corvid expert.
October 201: Bridger Raptor Festival - Bozeman
Consider attending the Bridger Raptor Festival, an annual event held in and around Bozeman. The festival, which is free to the public, centers around a raptor migration count of the largest known Golden Eagle migration in the United States which takes place at the Bridger Bowl ski area in the Gallatin National Forest just north of Bozeman. Artwork (right) by Kate Davis.