Birdathon Team: BenAnnaquits

Team Profile

The name of the team is derived from the names of its core members: Ben Warner and Anna Wittmer (Warner). But it’s a play on the name of a tropical species, the Bananaquit. Which is odd because these two never quit birding!

Team Members

Benn and Anna are often joined by Anna’s mother, Julie Wittmer, along with the occasional volunteer.

Birdathon Reports

May 28, 2017
American Robin - Photo Earl Harrison

Birdathon 2017 Report: BenAnnaquits

The BenAnnaquits were out the door at 2:00 am. Surely such effort would be rewarded - wouldn't it? Read on to find out.
May 28, 2016
Swainsons Thrush - Photo Earl Harrison

Birdathon 2016 Report: BenAnnaquits

At 1:00 AM, May 17, 2016, our alarms sounded. Our team, the Benannaquits, sleepily, yet excitedly, dressed and headed to the already packed car. Ben, my […]