Category Archives: Christmas Bird Count

Christmas Bird Count 2017

The Audubon Christmas Bird Count will be from Dec 14, 2017 – Jan 5, 2018. Quotes are directly from the Christmas Bird Count page. What is the Christmas Bird Count? The Christmas Bird Count (CBC) is a long-standing program of the National Audubon Society, with over 100 years of citizen science involvement. It is an early-winter […]

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116th Christmas Bird Count Results: Rare Birds, Unusual Finds and Other Anecdotes

The 116th Christmas Bird Count is wrapping up and data has poured in. Let’s take a look and see what was uncovered including some rare birds and unusual finds! At the time of this blog’s posting there were 450 completed counts and 13,877,379 birds counted in the current year. The first Christmas Bird Count had […]

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Join the Christmas Bird Count

It’s time for the Christmas Bird Count. This is a great way to contribute to an important data set about the lovely birds in your local communities. This program is accessible to anyone!  The Christmas Bird Count is a volunteer driven, early winter bird census. This program of the National Audubon Society has been providing valuable […]

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