12/19/2012 6:00:00 AM Annual bird count
GOLDEN SHORES - The Audubon Society is hosting its annual Christmas Bird Count at the Bill Williams River National Wildlife Refuge on Dec. 27 and the Havasu National Wildlife Refuge on Dec. 28.
Novice birders interested in assisting in the effort will be partnered with those who have participated before. Last year, 45 volunteers assisted with the Havasu effort and 113 species were identified.
For more information or to participate in the Havasu National Wildlife Refuge count, call (928) 758-2707 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. For the Bill Williams effort, contact refuge staff at (928) 667-4144 or e-mail Kathleen_blair@fws.gov.
CBC results can be found at www.audubon.org/bird/cbc.