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Emily Dickinson

Thursday, February 11, 2021

Great Backyard Bird Count Feb. 12-15

Grab your binoculars! It's time for the Great Backyard Bird Count. The event, sponsored by the Cornell Lab of Ornithology and the National Audubon Society, asks birders to watch and record the number of birds seen in their own back yards. These observations help scientists better understand winter bird populations.

To participate:

Read more about the GBBC and their tools at www.birdcount.org

Login to eBird during February 12 - 15, 2021

Create an eBird checklist and select your backyard as your location

For the purposes of this event, consider your backyard to be within the limits of what you consider your place of residence. This could be the backyard of your home, apartment balcony, or your apartment’s front yard or shared open space.

Happy Birding!

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