Matagorda County has led the Nation in the number of bird species counted in the annual Audubon Christmas Bird Count for 20 of the last 25 years.
The largest CBC count was 250 species in 2005!
Connects People, Birds and Nature
Celebrates the diversity of regional bird species as evidenced by Audubon’s CBC
Creates active involvement in science and art
Encourages awareness and stewardship of the Matagorda Bay ecosystem
Enjoy birding and kayak tours, contests, speakers and the Bird Parade!
Photos Courtesy of Bob Fredrichs and the Matagorda Bay Birdfest