Great Backyard Bird Count takes flight

This weekend marks the annual¬†Great Backyard Bird Count¬†(GBBC), a four-day event that makes “citizen scientists” out of bird watchers and nature lovers across North America. The campaign is part of a broad effort to keep tabs on the continent’s bird populations, using volunteers of all ages and backgrounds to supplement more formal research.

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