Monthly Archive: November 2011

Nov
22
2011

Blitzed by the Birds in Chiminea Canyon

Vivian and Aleck in the boulders

Saguaro NP BioBlitz Report by Matt Griffiths A very birdy morning in the Rincon Valley greeted my BioBlitz team (Aleck and Vivian MacKinnon) on October 22. With some last minute manuevering we crafted for ourselves probably one of the best …

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Nov
16
2011

Arizona IBA Volunteer Appreciation Party!

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By Jennie MacFarland, Arizona IBA Program Biologist On October 29th, 2011 Arizona IBA staff and volunteers gathered on Mount Lemmon to party! The Arizona Important Bird Area Program simply could not operate without its dedicated and talented volunteers! Our volunteers …

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Nov
16
2011

BioBlitz at Saguaro NP, Quite an Event!

Bete with kids at BioBlitz

by Jennie MacFarland, IBA Program Biologist On October 21-22, 2011 the much publicized BioBlitz was held at Saguaro National Park. This was the 5th annual BioBlitz in a series of 10, each held at a different National Park, leading up …

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