Audubon Society Christmas Bird Count

2011 will be the 112th Annual Audubon Society Christmas Bird Count (CBC) with more than 2,200 organized counts scheduled to take place throughout the Americas and beyond from December 14, 2011 to January 5, 2012.

Birders and nature enthusiasts in the Frankfort vicinity can join birders across the western hemisphere and participate in Audubon's longest-running wintertime tradition. The Frankfort Audubon Chapter will conduct the CBC on two dates as well as a count at Buckley Wildlife Sanctuary.

The first Frankfort CBC will be conducted on Sat. Dec. 17, 2011. If you are interested in participating in this count, please contact Peggy Gould 502-320-9176 or

Buckley Wildlife Sanctuary CBC will be on Sat. Dec. 17, 2011, at the sanctuary outside Millville. Contact Tim Williams at 859-873-or

CBC will be conducted at the Kleber Wildlife Management Area north of Frankfort count on Tues. Dec. 27, 2011. Participants may contact Jeff Jones for specifics at 502-320-2484 or The alternate date will be Tues. Jan. 3, 2012, if the weather is too bad.

Contact Frankfort Audubon Chapter at or phone Scott Hankla at 502-223-4179.

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