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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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Red-Winged Blackbird, White-Breasted Nuthatch and Great Blue Heron.

There are an estimated 10 billion breeding birds in the United States each year. During fall migration, estimates by the Fish and Wildlife Service are as many as 20 billion birds. Mercy! Over 900 wild birds have been found naturally occurring in the United States.  Of those, potentially over 100 will visit your feeder and […]

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