The Corvid Crier
December, 2017
Volume 36 Number 8
Bird of the Month
American Tree Sparrow  
Learn more about a visitor here in the Northwest that recently received its own genus.
Do you know someone interested in birds but not sure how to start birdwatching?  
Each year on a Saturday in December, EAS sends out eight birding teams and organizes backyard birders to cover our assigned area for the nationwide Christmas Bird Count organized by National Audubon.
Jim Rettig shares how the EAS offers help to communities overseas. 
Why is it so important to get children outside?
Hear in her own words how the EAS helped Bindu Anam.

Changes in How We List Birds 
Andy McCormick gives us an update from the AOS.
Upcoming Birding Trips
November 25 (Saturday): Point No Point, Hansville
December 3 ( Sunday): 
Dece mber 9  ( Saturday ):   First Time Birder Field Trip   
December 16 (Saturday): Christmas Bird Count
December 19  (Tuesday):   Juanita Bay Park Bird Walk
December 20  ( Monday ):  Lake Sammamish State Park

Beginning birders and non-members are welcome. Please read our

December 16 
Short-eared Owl, by Mick Thompson
Join us for the Christmas Bird Count and Dinner
Marymoor Work Party
Saturday, December 2
9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Public welcome!

News and Events
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November 28

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Committee Meetings
Conservation-
December 13

Photo Group-
December 14
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