“State of the Birds” report in for 2014

“State of the Birds” report in for 2014 The latest report on birds put out by Partners on the U.S. Committee of the North American Bird Conservation Initiative has just been issued with both bad news and good.  Conservation action has resulted in definite gains for some species and their habitats, but many others continue

2015 Peshtigo Christmas Bird Count

Completed on Saturday December 20,2014 15 Observers 459 miles 40 species 5,229 individual birds Canada Goose    16 Mallard    18 Wild Turkey    158 Bald Eagle    8 Cooper’s Hawk    3 Red-shouldered Hawk    1 Red-tailed Hawk    22 Rough-legged Hawk    24 Herring Gull    18 Rock Pigeon    961 Mourning Dove    343 Eastern Screech-Owl    1 Barred Owl    1 Red-headed Woodpecker    2 Red-billied Woodpecker    19 Downy Woodpecker    40 Hairy Woodpecker    23 Northern Flicker    1 Pileated Woodpecker    8 American Kestrel    4 Northern Shrike    3 Blue