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Our Online Interactive Birding Routes Guide
This interactive birding routes guide was created just for our territory and includes places to go birding in Okanogan, Ferry, Douglas, and Chelan counties.

Online Bird Identification Guides

Audubon Online Bird Guide
Learn more about your favorite avian visitors with Audubon's online bird ID guide, covering over 800 North American species. Explore descriptions, photos, range maps and bird songs.

Cornell Lab of Ornithology

All About Birds

Local Bird Checklists

2013 Birds of the Methow Watershed (Word format)

2013 Birds of the Methow Watershed (PDF)

Birds of Confluence Park (updated April 2010) 63 KB (PDF)

Bird Checklist of the Wenatchee River Watershed (PDF)

Birding Map of the Wenatchee River Watershed (PDF)
This map of birding sites is created by Dan O'Connor and is available courtesy of the U.S. Forest Service.235 KB (PDF)

Bird Sightings in our Area

To view or report local bird sightings in our north central Washington region, please join our listserv, NCWABird@yahoogroups.com. This listserv is designed to facilitate timely communications across our large and diverse four-county area. We encourage you to post bird sightings, pose questions, attach pictures and video of interesting observations, announce field trips or programs-or anything else of interest to our birding community!

To learn more about the ncwabird group, please visit our Yahoo group. If you wish to subscribe to this group, send email to us here. To post a message to this group, send email to us here. Click here to contact the moderator of this group.

For more information, please contact the moderator listed above, or email Art Campbell.

Great Washington State Birding Trail

To find the best places to bird watch in Washington state, check out the six loops that make up the Great Washington State Birding Trail (complete with route descriptions and directions, habitat, access, when to go, maps, and artwork).

Here's the pdf for the Cascade Loop, which covers much of our north central Washington region.

You can also download the Great Washington State Birding Trail app.


To search for national and international sightings, or to keep track of your own personal birding life list, check out eBird.

Join a Christmas Bird Count

Take part in National Audubon Society’s longest-running wintertime tradition