|Bob McCormick oversees an IBA Survey trainee entering field data.|
If you are an intermediate to experienced birder looking for a challenge, then become a trained IBA volunteer surveyor! Contact Tice Supplee, Director of Bird Conservation, email@example.com (602) 468-6470, or Scott Wilbor at Tucson Audubon Society, (520) 209-1804, or Jennie MacFarland at (520) 209-1805. In 2011, volunteers will assist in surveying the Salt/Gila IBA, Agua Fria National Monument IBA, and the Lower San Pedro River IBA. To learn more about Arizona Important Bird Areas, go to http://www.aziba.org/ .
And if your like me and realize you still have alot to learn, try some of these resources for improving your bird ID skills:
Ask A Biologist ASU Birds and Their Songs Aviary
Audubon Online Bird Guide
iBird for iPhone and Android