The Southeast Kansas Mined-land Christmas Bird Count will take place at 7:00 A.M., Friday, December 29, 2017 - (not the usual date of January 1st.). We will meet at the same place as in past years at the "Scammon Express" convenient store, 1731 N. Hwy. 7 & Katy (Hwy. 102) in Scammon, KS (located 4 miles south of Cherokee, KS. (See attached a location map.) For more information please email Dr. Steve Ford <sford...> or Call him at 620-632-4280. The CBC "count circle" map can found at this link http://sperry-galligar.com/FieldTr.html
Dress warmly, bring binoculars, field guides, snacks and water. New participants will be placed with experienced birders. Hope to see you there.
** Note: For those driving from south of Scammon: an 8 mile stretch of Hwy. 7 south of Scammon to Columbus, KS at US Hwy. 160 is closed due to construction.