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
Alma/Lake Wabaunsee N 38.927846 W 96.289543
Anthony N 37.152203 W 98.030160
Arkansas City N 37.038346 W 97.039315
Atwood N 39.813089 W 101.046835
Baldwin N 38.782355 W 95.269002
Baxter Springs N 37.074952 W 94.704581
Benedictine Bottoms N 39.609167 W 95.134161
Black Wolf N 38.769021 W 98.362339
Blue Rapids N 39.681909 W 96.659087
Bonner Springs/Lansing N 39.179439 W 94.900504
Camp Naish N 39.072713 W 94.964401
Canyonlands/Logan County N 38.804798 W 100.927987
Cedar Bluff N 38.786500 W 99.757826
Cheyenne Bottoms N 38.434582 W 98.682986
Cimarron National Grasslands N 37.117119 W 101.896033
Clark County N 37.398144 W 99.913001
Council Grove N 38.685573 W 96.506701
Derby/Belle Plaine N 37.475562 W 97.261498
Dodge City N 37.777060 W 100.012287
Doniphan N 39.871404 W 95.293394
El Dorado Lake N 37.841944 W 96.818611
Emporia N 38.448579 W 96.079284
Fall River N 37.690912 W 95.996906
Fort Riley N 39.160000 W 96.775000
Garden City N 37.916637 W 100.801463
Halstead/Newton N 38.043040 W 97.472938
Hays N 38.834547 W 99.401859
Holton N 39.463006 W 95.725506
Humboldt N 37.878426 W 95.482511
Ingalls/Cimarron N 37.828111 W 100.454375
Jetmore N 38.022688 W 99.885631
John Redmond Reservoir N 38.274807 W 95.820825
Junction City N 39.000566 W 96.880836
Kanopolis Reservoir N 38.609862 W 97.952696
Kirwin N 39.687498 W 99.122282
Lakin N 37.980476 W 101.248777
Lawrence N 38.993330 W 95.311110
Leavenworth/Atchison N 39.389810 W 95.011063
Liberal N 37.112305 W 100.886252
Linn County N 38.28691 W 94.75225
Lovewell Reservoir N 39.842661 W 98.165029
Manhattan N 39.188659 W 96.580997
Marion N 38.377227 W 97.074830
Meade N 37.263497 W 100.344503
Melvern Reservoir N 38.497600 W 95.790205
Olathe N 38.912700 W 94.852157
Old Garfield County N 38.116980 W 100.444710
Olsburg N 39.428262 W 96.644070
Perry Lake/Oskaloosa N 39.201493 W 95.403925
Parsons N 37.478425 W 95.260380
Pomona Lake N 38.675901 W 95.683304
Quivira NWR N 38.145925 W 98.491804
Red Hills N 37.234191 W 98.686843
St. Francis N 39.720196 W 101.894799
Salina N 38.841702 W 97.630868
Sawyer N 37.529075 W 98.702457
Sedan N 37.1450720 W 96.163494
Seneca N 39.783706 W 96.089611
Scott Lake N 38.583882 W 100.907423
Slate Creek N 37.232244 W 97.249507
Southeastern Gove County N 38.782224 W 100.410852
Southeast KS Mined Land N 37.230288 W 94.968988
Stanton County N 37.527153 W 101.870852
Syracuse N 38.000771 W 101.879620
Tallgrass Prairie Nat'l Preserve N 38.434226 W 96.559501
Topeka N 39.048198 W 95.678162
Udall/Winfield N 37.264828 W 96.973753
Ulysses N 37.504031 W 101.432333
Waconda Lake N 39.466249 W 98.358460
Wakefield N 39.22015 W 96.966367
Webster Reservoir N 39.423129 W 99.407639
Wichita N 37.691340 W 97.349680
Wilson Lake N 38.944288 W 98.571752
Yoder N 37.897589 W 97.866716
     
Count Name Description (year in parentheses, following description, indicates that the description was listed in the March Bulletin of that year)
Alma/Lake Wabaunsee 2.5 miles north and 0.5 miles west of the intersection of highways K-4 and K-99, ~6 miles south of Alma (1995)
Anthony Intersection of highways K-44 and K-179, Harper County (2015)
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)
Baxter Springs Riverton, Kansas (1982)
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)
Blue Rapids Blue Rapids Public Library at northeast corner of the town squre (2001)
Bonner Springs/Lansing A point on Highway K-7 1.5 miles south K-7 and Marxen Road intersection (NW corner of Wyandotte Co.) (1995)
Camp Naish Corner of S21, 22, 27 and 28, T11S, R23E, Leavenworth Co. Intersection of Metro Ave and 166th St. (2001)
Canyonlands/Logan County 6 miles west and 7.25 miles north of the southeast corner of Logan Co (1998)
Cedar Bluff  Middle of Cedar Bluff Reservoir, 2 miles west of dam (1986)
Cheyenne Bottoms Northeast corner of sections 6, T19S, R21W, Barton County. Intersection of NE 50 Rd and NE 50 Ave. (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, 0.5 miles west of Creek 12 and Road F Intersection, Clark Co. (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)
Doniphan 1.5 miles north and 0.75 miles west of intersection of K-120 and 249th Road in Highland, Kansas (2004)
El Dorado Lake Center of El Dorado Reservoir Dam (2015)
Emporia

0.5 miles north of intersection of county roads Rd 200 and Rd S. Formerly 1 mile south of Lang, KS  (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

Intersection of Brookover Ranch Rd and Unnamed Rd, 4 miles SE of intersection of US-83 spur and US-50. Formerly the intersection of US-83 spur and US-50 (2010)

Halstead/Newton 5.75 miles northeast of Halstead (1970)
Hays 0.5 mi N of Mt. Pleasant Rd on 210th Ave (2015)
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

Corner of Road Q and Rd 175 at boundary of S10-11, T24S, R36W,Kearny Co. Formerly 2.5 miles north and 0.5 miles east of Lakin (1988)

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)
Liberal 7.5 miles northeast Liberal airport (1982)
Linn County Intersection of East 1800 Rd and Queens Road, formerly southwest corner of Marais des Cygnes Unit G,  (1982)
Lovewell Reservoir 4 miles north of intersection of highways K-14 and US-36 (2002)
Manhattan Anderson Hall on Kansas State University Campus (1992)
Marion Marion Reservoir Corps of Engineers Office (2015) 1.5 miles south of Meade on K-23
Meade 1.5 miles south of Meade on K-23 (1985)
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)
Pomona Lake Intersection of Hwy US 75 and Dragoon Creek (1991)
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)
Sedan Intersection of Road 22 and Kansas Road, Chautauqua County (2016)
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)
Stanton County Intersection of county road R and US Highway 160 at southeast corner of the town of Manter (2016)
Syracuse 0.25 miles west of northwest corner of S6, T24S, R41W, Hamilton Co. Formerly between Syracuse and Coolidge, equal distance north and south of Arkansas River. (2015)
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 (2000)

Updated November 4, 2017