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And the winners are (drumroll please)

October 14th, 2011 · Comments Off · Flashbirding

Thank you to everyone who participated in today’s firstbird survey. To view the results, please visit our Facebook page. The following people have been chosen to receive the Audubon California gift pack: Keating Lockhart: Scrub Jay. Yolo County CA Karyn Young: Anna’s Hummingbird & house sparrows & goldfinch in Tujunga Ca. Joyce Robinson: Heerman’s Gull […]

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Results of today’s Firstbird survey

October 7th, 2011 · Comments Off · Birding, Flashbirding

Thank you so much to everyone who participated in today’s survey. A little birdie told us that there might be a contest component in next week’s, so stay tuned! (Townsend’s Warbler, photo by Alan Vernon) Share on Facebook

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Tell us about your first bird of the day

October 7th, 2011 · Comments Off · Audubon California, Birding, Flashbirding

We do it every Friday and it’s fun. Tell us about the first bird you see today. You can use this link, or just post it as a comment (bird, location). Later today, we’ll add up all the sightings from here and social media to create a snapshot of what people are seeing California and […]

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Results from today’s Firstbird survey

September 30th, 2011 · Comments Off · Birding, Flashbirding

Thank you to everyone who participated in today’s Firstbird survey. The Acorn Woodpecker was spotted up and down California and the hummingbird continues to be a frequent backyard visitor. The Black Phoebe also made an appearance on the list again. Did you know that the Black Phoebe is a like a dog? It enjoys being […]

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What was the first bird you saw today?

September 30th, 2011 · Comments Off · Flashbirding

What was the first bird you saw this morning? Use this link to tell us, or leave a comment below (bird, location). This afternoon we’ll collect all the sightings and post the list. (Juvenile Marbled Murrelet/USFWS) Share on Facebook

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Results from today’s Firstbird survey

September 23rd, 2011 · Comments Off · Bird videos, Birding, Flashbirding

Here are the results from today’s Firstbird survey. We had 109 entries and the hummingbird continues its streak as the most spotted bird. One of the more colorful birds spotted this morning was a Telegraph Hill Parrot. The birds are considered one of San Francisco’s living landmarks. Share on Facebook

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Tell us about your first bird of the day

September 23rd, 2011 · 2 Comments · Audubon California, Birding, Flashbirding

Every Friday morning, we ask people in California and beyond about the first bird they saw. And the results are always amazing. So, use this link to let us know about your first bird. Or you can just post a comment below (bird, location). Later in the day, we’ll add up all the sightings and […]

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Results from yesterday’s Firstbird survey

September 17th, 2011 · 1 Comment · Audubon California, Birding, Flashbirding

Our apologies for the late report, but yesterday’s Firstbird survey nonetheless produced a fantastic list of  birds from around California and beyond. More than 160 people told us about their first bird of the day, and we were impressed. The hummingbirds are still well represented in this list — great to see them in such […]

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Tell us about your first bird of the day

September 16th, 2011 · 3 Comments · Audubon California, Birding, Flashbirding

If it’s Friday, it’s time for another Firstbird survey. Tell us about the first bird you saw today. Use this link, or just post a comment below. Later today, we’ll add up everyone’s sightings and post a great snapshot of what everyone’s seeing out there, throughout California and beyond. (photo of Bullock’s Oriole by Glen […]

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Results of today’s Firstbird survey

September 9th, 2011 · Comments Off · Audubon California, Birding, Flashbirding

OK, the results are in from today’s Firstbird survey. Thanks for the great turnout. We got well over 150 sightings from all over. Glancing at the list, we see a lot of hummingbirds, jays, and believe it or not, Oak Titmouse. Very cool. Be sure to check out the whole list below (photo of Oak […]

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Tell us about the first bird you saw today

September 9th, 2011 · Comments Off · Audubon California, Birding, Flashbirding

It’s Friday, and you know what that means: time for another Firstbird survey. When you go out today, make a note of the first bird that you come across, then come back here and tell us about it. You can use this link, or simply post a comment (bird, location). Later today, we’ll add up […]

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Results of today’s Firstbird survey

September 2nd, 2011 · Comments Off · Audubon California, Birding, Flashbirding

Another great firstbird survey today. Our thanks goes out to everyone that took part. It’s a great list — be sure to check it out below. (photo of a Muscovy Duck — which entered our list for the first time today — by Lee Karney/USFWS) Share on Facebook

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Tell us about your first bird of the day

September 2nd, 2011 · Comments Off · Audubon California, Birding, Flashbirding

If it’s Friday, it must be time for another Firstbird survey. Tell us about your first bird you saw today. Use this link, or just post a comment below (bird, location). At the end of the day, we’ll add up all your sightings and the result will be an amazing picture of the birds people […]

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Check out all the birds you saw today — Firstbird results

August 26th, 2011 · 1 Comment · Audubon California, Birding, Flashbirding

Great turnout for today’s firstbird survey. More than 160 sightings coming in from Facebook, this blog, and Twitter. Big thanks to everyone that took part. Great to see this amazing collection of birds from California and beyond. Lots of great stuff in here. Check it out below: (California Quail by Dave Menke/USFWS) Share on Facebook

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What’s the first bird you saw today?

August 26th, 2011 · 2 Comments · Audubon California, Birding, Flashbirding

We took last week off, but we’re back this Friday with another Firstbird survey. It’s easy, all you have to do is look outside, make note of the first bird you see, then come back here and tell us about it. Use this link, or just post a comment below. Later in the day, we’ll […]

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