A recent study conducted by the Audubon Society revealed what it considers an alarming decline in the number of birds nationwide. However, a record number of species were observed in Santa Barbara County during Audubon’s annual Christmas bird count. Daniel Cooper, a conservation biologist, attributes the number of birds seen in Santa Barbara to the steady rate of growth and plentiful habitat available to different species.
Audubon Cites Santa Barbara as Plentiful Bird Habitat
Thursday, June 21, 2007
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