Western Great Lakes Bird & Bat Observatory

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New Species Added to Preserve Bird List

New Species Added to Forest Beach Migratory Preserve Bird List

Recent additions to our site list include:

  • Ross's Goose (6 seen during the "Big Sit")
  • Eurasian Collared-Dove (seen during a Raptor Watch)
  • Scissor-tailed Flycatcher (also seen during a Raptor Watch)

These bring our site list total to 252 species.

Upcoming Events

27Aug
08/27/2017 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Nighthawk watches begin!
3Sep
09/03/2017 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Nighthawk watches
2Oct
10/02/2017 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Changing Bird Populations
3Nov
11/03/2017 - 11/04/2017
Southeast Wisconsin Conservation Summit
4Nov
14Dec
12/14/2017 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Wisconsin Winter Birds