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2020 Field Technicians

2020 Field Technicians

MRBO has continued nest monitoring in the Native prairies of Southwest Missouri. In such, we have hired two technicians to...

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A New Experience for Young Missourians: Missouri Young Birders Club

A New Experience for Young Missourians: Missouri Young Birders Club

Remember when you first got into birds? It probably started with one experience or one bird that sparked a fascination...

To Band or Not to Band, that is the question

To Band or Not to Band, that is the question

Like many bird observatories, the Missouri River Bird Observatory began as a bird-banding station. From 2009 to 2013, we monitored spring...

From Outside , In: Going Green for Your Community

From Outside , In: Going Green for Your Community

Written by Molly Kay and Paige Witek Here in Missouri, we’re no stranger to being surrounded by a variety of...

While We Were Sleeping

While We Were Sleeping

Like it or dislike it, the current U.S. political situation is certainly distracting. Every day we are bombarded with news...

Fall Migration Finale

Fall Migration Finale

Since the last blog, several new species for the season were observed during the last weeks of fall migration bird...

Fall Migration on southwest Missouri grasslands

Fall Migration on southwest Missouri grasslands

By Veronica Mecko For the second year, MRBO staff is conducting fall migration bird surveys at Wah’Kon-Tah Prairie and Linscomb...