Event: Great Backyard Bird Count

The Great Backyard Bird Count (GBBC) is a free, fun, and easy event that engages bird watchers of all ages in counting birds to create a real-time snapshot of bird populations. Participants are asked to count birds for as little as 15 minutes (or as long as they wish) on one or more days of the four-day event and report their sightings online at Anyone can take part in the Great Backyard Bird Count, from beginning bird watchers to experts, and you can participate from your backyard, or anywhere in the world.
Bird populations are always shifting and changing. The data from GBBC show the effects that warm weather patterns have had on bird movement around the country.
Click here for more information on how to get started:
For further information, Contact Bob Boekelheide / 360-808-0196 or Denny Van Horn / 360 406-1584
Where: Your backyard!
When: February 16th-19th