The new and updated Checklist of Montana Birds is now available!  Download a pdf copy here.  This is set to print on 11″ x14″ paper.  Hard copies will be released at the Montana Audubon Wings Across the Big Sky Bird Festival in Kalispell, June 8-10, 2012. 

The Montana Bird Distribution Committee prepared the updated checklist while completing the 7th edition of P.D. Skaar’s Montana Bird Distribution book.  The 7th edition book is at the printers now and will also be released at the Bird Festival.   Montana Bird Distribution Committee members include representatives from Montana Natural Heritage Program, Montana Audubon, Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks, and the Montana Bird Records Committee. 

Hope to see you in Kalispell!