Nature Mapping Report for May 19, 2019 – Snake River Float Trips

We are back with another weekly wildlife survey from one of our Snake River float trips!  Below you will find the checklists for both the river and the tipi camp.  It was our 3rd 40 species float trip in a row.  What a great spring so far! JHWF Snake River Count,...

Jackson Hole Float Trips – Nature Mapping Report for May 12, 2019

Below you will find the checklists for the Sunday, May 12th Nature Mapping Wildlife Survey.  We continue to find many new shorebird species along the river but higher flows will probably start reducing those numbers this week. Thanks to everyone that made this trip possible...

Snake River Float Trips – Nature Mapping Report for September 30, 2018

Our last Snake River float trip for the 2018 Nature Mapping program is done! While we will miss our float trips, we are looking forward to everything that winter brings. Here is a word from Tim, our Nature Mapping leader: Below you will find the species list from the last Nature...

Jackson Hole Float Trip Nature Mapping Report – 9/23/18

It’s one of our last Nature Mapping reports for our Jackson Hole float trips this season. We had a great year, and still have one float trip left next week. Our final Nature Mapping float trip this year will be September 30, 2018. We are already looking forward to our 2019...

Snake River Float Trip Nature Mapping Report for September 9, 2018

On this week’s Snake River float trip, we saw 20 species along the river and 23 species at Tipi Camp.  The majority of our sightings were birds, but we can’t forget about the chipmunk!  The weather is starting to cool down, but we’ll continue floating as long as...

Jackson Hole Float Trips Nature Mapping Report for August 26, 2018

Another week, another beautiful Jackson Hole float trip down the Snake River! This Sunday, our trip down the river began with rain but ended in sunny skies. Our species list this week is short, but there were still some great birds to be seen – including 18 bald eagles!  We...

Snake River Float Trip Nature Mapping Report – July 12th, 2018

Good afternoon Ladies and Gentlemen! Below you will find the checklists from the Nature Mapping float trip this morning.  We spotted some really great birds but not many mammals on our float trip today.  We were thrilled to spot the Lazuli Bunting and Wilson’s Snipes. If...

Snake River Float Trip Nature Mapping Report – August 5th, 2018

Below is our species checklist from yesterday’s Snake River float trip. The adult Northern Harrier and the House Sparrow were two new bird species identified for the 2018 season. Also of note, our group has the highest count of Bald Eagles thus far in 2018!  Thank you all...

Jackson Hole Float Trip Nature Mapping Report – July 23rd, 2018

As summer brings on the heat, we were lucky enough to spot some beautiful bird specimens still in the area. Below you will find the checklists for yesterday’s float trips.  The species of the day had to be the numerous American Avocets found on the river.  They are such...

Snake River Float Trip Nature Mapping Report – Juy 12th, 2018

Another great day on here in Jackson, Wyoming!  With an amazing 82 degree weather, it was the perfect day for a wooden boat tour down Snake River. If you’re visiting Jackson this summer, be sure to contact us to reserve your Snake River Float Trip or try out our Tipi Camp....