2015 Columbus CBC: Cursed by Good Weather; Totals Suffer

2015 Columbus CBC: Cursed by Good Weather; Totals Suffer

Summary On December 20, 72 observers sponsored by CAS spent the day counting birds in different areas of Columbus.  A cool, clear day capped a month of mild weather, but seemed to depress bird numbers for many teams. Despite this, observers were still able to ring up totals of 79 species and 36,865 individual birds….

2014 Columbus CBC Participants Suffer Nice Day, Still Rack Up Good Totals

2014 Columbus CBC Participants Suffer Nice Day, Still Rack Up Good Totals

Summary On December 14, 80 observers sponsored by CAS spent the day counting birds in different areas of Columbus.  A mild, pleasant day made for easy travel, but seemed to depress bird numbers for many teams. Despite this, observers were still able to ring up totals of 82 species and 53,162 individual birds. Count Date:…

2013 Columbus CBC: Defying Icy Conditions

2013 Columbus CBC: Defying Icy Conditions

2013 Columbus CBC Participants Defy Icy Conditions to Dig Out Birds On December 15, 72 observers sponsored by CAS spent the day counting birds in different areas of Columbus. Rain the prior day plus freezing temperatures left many trails icy, so walking was difficult. Despite these conditions, observers were still able to dig up totals…

2010 Columbus CBC: Overwhelming Cold Weather Again

2010 Columbus CBC: Overwhelming Cold Weather Again

2010 Columbus CBC Participants Overwhelm Cold Weather – Again! Summary On December 19, 62 observers sponsored by Columbus Audubon spent the day counting birds in different areas of Columbus. The weather was cold for the date, being cloudy with a temperature between 9 – 26 ° F. The sky was cloudy for the morning, with…