Birding Resources for Los Alamos County
Here you will find useful resources for those interested in birding in Los Alamos County and nearby areas. Note that currently this webpage is very much a work-in-progress; additional information will be added soon. Questions and comments regarding this material should be addressed to Mouser Williams (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Christmas Bird Count
Annual event, between December 14th and January 5th each year.
The 2020 CBC will be Saturday, December 19th!
Los Alamos participates in the National Audubon Society’s Christmas Bird Count program by hosting a count circle that encompasses most of Los Alamos County and Bandelier National Monument. Click on the link above for more information. Note that there are special COVID-19 restrictions this year.
Breeding Bird Atlas
Five-year data collection effort running between 2017 and 2021.
Local birders are working on a new revision of the 1992 Atlas of Breeding Birds of Los Alamos County. Find out how you can help! (More information coming soon)
Free online course on how to use eBird from the Cornell Lab of Ornithology.
American Birding Association’s Code of Birding Ethics