Connecticut Audbon Society

 

2020 Birdathon Leaders

Birdathon 2020 Barred Owl, by Tomas Koeck.

May 28, 2020 — The 2020 Migration Madness Birdathon was designed for everyone, and thanks to the dozens of people who participated and made pledges it was a terrific success!

By the end of the three-day event, 67 birders submitted checklists with a total of 199 species, a tick behind last year’s total of 207.

Thank you for participating and thank your for being so generous.

It’s not too late to make a contribution: You can help conservation in Connecticut by making a donation here.

The final tally is below. Connecticut Audubon staff members, who are not eligible for prizes, are in italics. Prizes will be announced Monday evening, June 1:

Participant’s NameNumber of Species Seen
Tina Green175
Matthew Bell

150
Eli Holton144
Stefan Martin

134
Frank Mantlik 113
Andy Rzeznikiewicz

110
Andrew Dasinger108
Aaron Bourque106

Patrick Comins

105
Milan Bull
101
Angela Dimmitt90
Tomas Koeck

85
Brendan Reilly80
John Flavin80
Kevin Thompson80
Cynthia Ehlinger69
Tom Andersen

66
Emily Keating65
Deirdra Wallin

63
Avery Cotton62

Jim Arrigoni

60
John Kennedy59
Anne McNulty57
Liz Skinski53
Liz Jaffin53

Chandler Wiegand

53
Kathy Gentes53
Kelly Siranko50
Anne McNulty
49
Kate Drumm49
Justin McDonough47

Bridget Cervero

47

Jerid O’Connell

44
Dana Laird43
Kristina Scully40
Amanda Baker40
Jane Larsen40
Nar Scaia39
Bob Slack39
Julie Trowbridge36
Christina Cole35
Jennifer Forrest34
Michael Aurelia
32
Lisa Tryon32
Ann Gault Galjan31
Tina Abell31
Joyce Leiz30
Jillian Mahar
30
Ann Rowan30
Marilyn Anderson29
Lindsay Vigue28
Charlotte Stoeckle28
Tommy McCarthy28
Robert Gault26
Karen Anahory23
Stephanie Zoltewicz23
Cindy Cassell22
Joe Attwater
22
D’Arcy Jeffery18
Helen Adams16
Lauren Lyons16
Julianne Cerda16
Joseph Fauver11
Robert Klein9
Sarah Duso8
Cheryle Elliot4
Stacey Durrell3

To all the birders and all those who made pledges and donations, a big “Thank You!” Your efforts and your donations will help support bird conservation work and trail maintenance throughout the state!

And a sincere thank you to the three Migration Madness sponsors: Oak Lawn Cemetery and Arboretum, Aquarion Water Company, and Keith Mueller Bird Carvings!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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