This year’s Carpinteria Christmas Bird Count (CBC) will take place Saturday, December 16, 2023. All participants should complete the sign-up form below to let us know you want to participate this year. More information is below, including detailed instructions for count day.
Thanks everyone! I’m looking forward to a great count!
— John Callender, Carpinteria CBC compiler, [email protected]
If you want to receive regular updates about the count you can subscribe to the count’s Google group (like a mailing list) here: Carpinteria CBC Participants (Google group). In the meantime, you can check this page for updates as we get closer to count day.
- 2023 Carpinteria CBC sign-up form
- 2023 Carpinteria CBC detailed participant instructions
- 2023 Carpinteria CBC group leader effort form
- Shared tally spreadsheet – for real-time updates in the field
- Count circle map – the boundaries of our count circle
- 2023 Carpinteria CBC scouting trip report
- eBird: Main eBird web site, eBird data entry app, a good how-to video on using eBird for data entry, eBird Essentials course
Previous Carpinteria CBCs:
- Recap of the 2022 count
- eBird trip report for the 2022 CBC
- Recap of the 2021 count
- eBird trip report for the 2021 CBC
- Announcement of the 2020 count cancellation and recap of the 2019 count
- Recap of the 2018 count
- Species data for the history of the count
Questions? Contact John Callender, [email protected], or call 805-455-0053.