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81st Annual Birmingham Audubon CBC

Horned Grebe by Greg Harber

The 81st Annual Birmingham Audubon Christmas Bird Count Friday, December 23, 2016 The count day temperature ranged from 41 to 65 degrees in a Christmas week with near record high temperatures for the time period. The morning sky was fair giving way to overcast by afternoon with breezes 8-10 mph throughout the day. We had […]

52nd Annual Fall Bird Count Results

Ruby Throated Hummingbird at feeder by Charlotte Lynn of Ashford, AL. September 2015.

Saturday, September 24, 2016 by Greg Harber, Compiler The temperature was a scorching hot 97 degrees on count day, with only a slight breeze stirring the clear blue skies. The weeks leading up to and following the count were historically dry, as Birmingham and north Alabama endured it’s worst drought ever, leaving little standing water […]