Season 2, Episode 4: Trailblazing Extreme Birder Lynn Barber

Today’s episode, features a trailblazer, who was the first woman to do a full out ABA Big Year and has been an inspiration to women in the birding world ever since she saw 723 species in 2008, one more than Sandy Komito’s first Big Year in 1986.  Lynn Barber is an author and artists and had done two Texas Big Years prior to her ABA Big Year and has since done Alaska and Wisconsin Big Years,  Her first Book, Extreme Birder is a must read for anyone considering doing their own big year.  She now lives in Wisconsin and is working on a new book about owls.