Kansas Christmas (Mid-winter) Bird Counts
GPS Coordinates and Description for active count circles

Please contact Chuck Otte, otte2 at cox dot net if you have questions or corrections.
All coordinates are WGS84 datum as determined using Google Earth.

Count Name Latitude Longitude
Arkansas City N 37.038403 W 97.039240
Atwood N 39.813085 W 101.046798
Baldwin N 38.782350 W 95.268973
Benedictine Bottoms N 39.609259 W 98.362324
Black Wolf N 38.769166 W 97.261530
Bonner Springs/Lansing N 39.181149 W 94.900213
Cheyenne Bottoms N 38.434582 W 98.682986
Cimarron National Grasslands N 37.117119 W 101.896033
Clark County N 37.398195 W 99.914911
Council Grove N 38.687270 W 96.508169
Derby/Belle Plaine N 37.475565 W 97.261530
Dodge City N 37.777060 W 100.012287
El Dorado Lake N 37.841944 W 96.818611
Emporia N 38.445209 W 96.083531
Fall River N 37.690912 W 95.996906
Fort Riley N 39.160015 W 96.774981
Garden City N 37.916820 W 100.801570
Halstead/Newton N 38.066664 W 97.466670
Hays N 38. W 99.
Holton N 39.462986 W 95.725498
Humboldt N 37.878426 W 95.482511
Ingalls/Cimarron N 37.828103 W 100.454387
Jetmore N 38.022698 W 99.885734
John Redmond Reservoir N 38.274183 W 95.820999
Junction City N 39.000566 W 96.880836
Kanopolis Reservoir N 38.609795 W 97.948866
Kirwin N 39.687498 W 99.122282
Lakin N 37.980786 W 101.249193
Lawrence N 38.993330 W 95.311110
Leavenworth/Atchison N 39.38981 W 95.01105
Linn County N 38.28691 W 94.75225
Manhattan N 39.188608 W 96.580738
Marion N 38.377900 W 97.075000
Melvern Reservoir N 38.498577 W 95.789318
Olathe N 38.912706 W 94.852155
Old Garfield County N 38.116986 W 100.444748
Olsburg N 39.428269 W 96.644089
Perry Lake/Oskaloosa N 39.201500 W 95.404313
Parsons N 37.478425 W 95.260380
Quivira NWR N 38.145925 W 98.491804
Red Hills N 37.231989 W 98.677154
St. Francis N 39.720196 W 101.894799
Salina N 38.841669 W 97.63095
Sawyer N 37.529075 W 98.702457
Seneca N 39.783706 W 96.089611
Scott Lake N 38.58387 W 100.90742
Slate Creek N 37.246671 W 97.249503
Southeastern Gove County N 38.782224 W 100.410852
Southeast KS Mined Land N 37.230292 W 94.967953
Syracuse N 38.001175 W 101.871542
Tallgrass Prairie Nat'l Preserve N 38.435000 W 96.560689
Topeka N 39.048115 W 95.678000
Udall/Winfield N 37.264828 W 96.973753
Ulysses N 37.504031 W 101.432333
Waconda Lake N 39.466052 W 98.367813
Wakefield N 39.220131 W 96.966248
Webster Reservoir N 39.423058 W 99.407775
Wichita N 37.691233 W 97.349617
Wilson Lake N 38.944260 W 98.571481
Yoder N 37.897606 W 97.866660
     
Count Name Description (year in parentheses, following description, indicates that the description was listed in the March Bulletin of that year)
Arkansas City Intersection of US Highway 77 and Arkansas River (1978)
Atwood Junction of K-25 and US 36 highways in Atwood, Rawlins County (2012)
Baldwin Intersection of U.S. 56 and U.S. 59 highways (1986)
Benedictine Bottoms Intersection of 310th Rd and K-7 Highway north of Atchison (2006)
Black Wolf 0.75 miles north of Black Wolf (Avenue H & 8th Road) (1994)
Bonner Springs/Lansing A point on Highway K-7 1.5 miles south of the NW corner of Wyandotte Co. (1995)
Cheyenne Bottoms Corner of sections 5,6, 31, and 32 (2015)
Cimarron National Grasslands Turn off into the campgrounds on the southeast side of K-7 bridge over the Cimarron River. (2015 - formerly known as Morton County count)
Clark County 6 miles south and 1 mile west of Bloom, KS (2010)
Council Grove Center of Council Grove Lake (2011)
Derby/Belle Plaine Intersection of Highway K-53 and the Arkansas River (2010)
Dodge City St. Mary of the Plains College, intersection of San Jose St. and Sister Meleesa Ln (2015)
El Dorado Lake Center of El Dorado Reservoir Dam (2015)
Emporia 1 mile south of Lang (1986)
Fall River 4.25 miles north, 1.25 miles east of Fall River, between the dams of Fall River Lake and Toronto Lake, intersection of county roads 33, 399, and 401 (2011)
Fort Riley 1.75 miles north of Range 34, 1.5 miles east of Range 3 inside Fort Riley Impact Area (2010)
Garden City 3.7 miles southeast of the east bypass junction of US Highways 50 and 83 (2010)
Halstead/Newton 5.75 miles northeast of Halstead (1970)
Hays 3.5 miles south, 4 miles west of Hays (1987)
Holton Intersection of Illinois St. and K-16 highway in Holton (2011)
Humboldt Intersection of Minnesota Rd and 600th St in Allen County (2015)
Ingalls/Cimarron Intersection of Main St. and BNSF railroad tracks (2002)
Jetmore 1/2 mile north and 1/4 mile west of intersection of H Road and 219 Road (1999)
John Redmond Reservoir 1 mile west of Iris Road, Texas Street intersection near Ottumwa. Common corner of sections 25, 26, 35, 36 - T20S, R14E (1994)
Junction City I-70 Rest area west of Junction City (1992)
Kanopolis Reservoir 1.3 miles west of common corner of Ellsworth, Saline and McPherson counties (1983)
Kirwin NWR 1 mile north of Kirwin (1994)
Lakin 2.5 miles north, 0.5 miles east of Lakin - where Airport Rd turns east, 0.5 miles north of airport (1994)
Lawrence 1.5 mi N and 2.7 mi W of US-40 & US-59 Junction - intersection of N 1750th Rd and E 102nd Rd. (1981)
Leavenworth/Atchison Intersection of 187th and Hildebrandt Road, LV Co., SW corner Section 31, T7S, R22E (1992)
Linn County Southwest corner of Marais des Cygnes Unit G, intersection of East 1800 Rd and Queens Road (1982)
Manhattan Anderson Hall on Kansas State University Campus (1992)
Marion Marion Reservoir Corps of Engineers Office (2015)
Melvern Reservoir Turkey Point Campground (2013)
Olathe Intersection of 119th Street and Kansas Hwy 7 (1986)
Old Garfield County 4 miles north, 1 mile east of Junction of K-156 and K-23, Finney County - intersection of E. Bell Rd and N. Ingalls Rd (1994)
Olsburg 1.5 miles west of Olsburg on K-16 (Mariadahl Rd and K-16 Hwy)(1991)
Perry Lake/Oskaloosa Boy Scout Camp Jayhawk entrance (1982)
Parsons 0.5 miles north and 0.5 miles east of intersection of US 59 and 70th road. Center of Section 31, T29S, R20E (1996)
Quivira NWR Environmental Education Classroom compound, 0.8 miles south of NE 140th St on Sterling Road (1974)
Red Hills 5 miles west, 3 miles south of Medicine Lodge (1995)
St. Francis 2.5 miles south of US 36 and 9.75 miles west of K-27 (1988)
Salina One mile west of 9th Street on State Street (1983)
Sawyer SE corner section 11, T29S, R13W Pratt County, intersection of SE 80th Street and SE 20th Ave (1990)
Seneca 4 miles south of junction of K-178 and US 36 highways, junction of I Rd and 120th Rd (1997)
Scott Lake 7 miles north of US 83 and K 96 intersection (1993)
Slate Creek 2 mi S, 4.5 mi W of Oxford, KS (1995)
Southeastern Gove County 0.25 miles south of junction of Road 54 and Road G in Gove County (2013)
Southeast Kansas Mined Land Center Section 26, T32S, R22E Cherokee County, 0.5 miles north and 0.5 miles west of junction of NW 70th St and NW Lawton Rd (1992)
Syracuse Center between Syracuse and Coolidge equal distance north and south of the Arkansas River - 0.7 miles south of junction Rd J and US 50 (1994)
Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve Centered at the automated weather station just northwest of the ranch headquarters (2011)
Topeka State Capital Building (1972)
Udall/Winfield Water Tower at Winfield Correctional Facility (2015)
Ulysses 5 miles south and 3.8 miles west of junction of US 160 and K25 (1994)
Waconda Lake 3 miles south, 4 miles east of Cawker City(0.5 miles east of the junction of H Rd and 160 Rd, Mitchell County 1993)
Wakefield Intersection K-82 and Clay Co. Rd. 859 (1993)
Webster Reservoir 1.5 miles north and 1 mile east of Webster Dam on US 24 (1992)
Wichita Keeper of the Plains statue - confluence of the Arkansas and Little Arkansas Rivers (1956)
Wilson Lake Northernmost point of Minooka Park (1994)
Yoder Intersection of S Yoder Rd and E Arlington Rd

Updated December 28, 2014