to a walkathon, Birdathon is Audubon's largest annual
raising event and the world's biggest bird-watching
Every year, thousands of people nationwide join in to count birds, have fun, and raise vital funds for Audubon’s mission
of environmental conservation, education, and advocacy. People count birds and collect pledges from sponsors based on the
number of species they see in one day.
is the way LHAS makes the money needed to support our mission to educate individuals and
the general public, to enjoy and promote birding, to support ornithology, and to be an advocate for wild areas and environmental
Loess Hills Audubon Society's annual Birdathon for 2017 was held as scheduled on Saturday May 13, 2017. Results
will be available soon!
Loess Hills Audubon Society’s annual Birdathon for 2016 was held as scheduled
on Saturday May 14, 2016. Nine teams of 19 birders found a total of 173 species. A couple of teams birded outside of our local
area, so some species not usually seen locally were recorded this year. See the detailed listings below for the species found
on the last 2 Birdathons.