Christmas Bird Count: Delaware

LocationThe Delaware Reservoir Christmas Bird Count is centered at 40.3833 degrees North by -83.05 degrees West, which is approximately the center of Delaware Reservoir.  The count circle includes the Delaware Reservoir and Wildlife area as well as the city of Delaware and surrounding suburban and rural areas.
HistoryThe Delaware Reservoir CBC has been conducted annually since 1988.
Cumulative HistoryClick on the link to the left to see a spreadsheet showing the number of species for each each year that the count has been conducted.  (The spreadsheet is in Microsoft Excel format.)
ContactRich Bradley

Detailed Annual Reports

January 1, 2015
American Coot - Photo Fyn Kynd Photography

2014 Delaware CBC: Warm Weather, Relaxed Birds

December 23, 2013
Scanning the trees at Bohannan Woods

2013 Delaware CBC

The Delaware Reservoir Christmas Bird count for 2013 may have been one of the snowiest and coldest, but it was a great success bird wise! We […]
December 31, 2012
Hunter orange prevailed on this last day of deer gun season. (Photo: Christina Voise)

2012 Delaware CBC

For the 25th year a hardy group of 7 owl listeners rose early on Sunday, December 16, 2012 to begin the annual Delaware Reservoir Christmas Bird […]
January 1, 2012
Blue-gray Gnatcatcher - Photo Andy Morffew

2011 Delaware CBC

The 24th Delaware Reservoir Christmas Bird Count was held on a day that began with a light snow cover and clouds, but cleared, warmed and was […]
January 1, 2011
Sandhill Crane Soaring - Photo Earl Harrison

2010 Delaware CBC

The 23rd Delaware Reservoir Christmas Bird Count was held on an overcast, cold December 19th.  Thirty-five participants were divided into ten parties and collectively spent 99 […]