Lower Columbia Basin Audubon Society

Serving Benton and Franklin Counties since 1965

Report Sightings at Bird Sightings and LCBirds2

Monthly Meeting

Tuesday, May 24, 2016
7 PM

Mid-Columbia Library, Kennewick


Cuba Si !

Rich Barchet

Rich and a supporting cast of fellow travelers will regale us with tales of the LCBAS trip to the exotic birding paradise Cuba.




Election of Officers

The election will be held at our membership meeting on May 24. The slate of nominees are:

  • President: Kathy Criddle
  • Vice-President: Jason Fidorra
  • Treasurer: Charlie Burgess
  • Secretary: Debbie Berkowitz

  • Birding Events: Kathy Criddle
  • Communications: Lori Nelson
  • Conservation: Dana Ward
  • Education: Barbara Clarke
  • Finance: Charlie Burgess
  • Fundraising: Charlotte Reep
  • Membership: Lori Nelson
  • Program: Ivar Husa

  • Director At Large: Robin Priddy

We also have special committees and other positions that are not elected. The following volunteers are recognized for their service.

  • Bird Sightings (for Curlew): Lannie Smith
  • Bird Walks: Lisa Hill
  • Book Sales: Barb Gamber
  • Christmas Bird Count: Dana Ward
  • Curlew Editor: Joe Lelli
  • Curlew mailing: Jack and Murrel Dawson
  • e-Curlew mailing: Richard Romanelli
  • Facebook: Heidi Newsome
  • History: Carole Byrd
  • Hospitality: Marcie Daines and Lannie Smith
  • Membership Database: Rich Barchet
  • Publicity: Charlotte Reep
  • Sagebrush Songbird Survey: Robin Priddy
  • Taxidermy Collection: Heidi Newsome
  • Website: Ed Rykiel

What species is this?

Black-tailed Jackrabbit by Larry Umthun
ID ? Black-tailed Jackrabbit
Photo: Larry Umthun


Birds of the Tri-Cities Checklist
[Note: This checklist is designed to be printed on 8.5 x 14 in paper and folded in 4 folds width-wise.]

Birds of the Tri-Cities Annotated Checklist

Benton County Bird List for 2016
This is a list of species reported in Benton County by date.