Southern Sierra Research Station

...conserving biological diversity through research

Yellow-billed Cuckoo Survey Workshop and Training Sessions

Southern Sierra Research Station offers a workshop each spring for individuals who study Yellow-billed Cuckoos on the summer breeding grounds. Western Yellow-billed Cuckoos are actively studied by numerous research organizations throughout their range and new information about this species are being revealed annually. Our workshops incorporate the most recent findings and up to date survey methods for working with Yellow-billed Cuckoos.


  • Ecology of Western Yellow-billed Cuckoos
  • Field Techniques
  • Visual and aural identification of cuckoos
  • Survey protocol
  • In-the-field training