Great American Bird Count

Birders gathered at Fox Island for The Great Backyard Bird Count .which is an annual four-day event that engages bird watchers of all ages in counting birds to create a real-time snapshot of bird populations.

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Showing up when it counts

Cathie Rowand | The Journal Gazette
An Eastern towhee, top, and a female cardinal show up during the Great Backyard Bird Count at Fox Island County Park’s bird observatory on Monday. The Great Backyard Bird Count is an annual four-day event that engages bird watchers of all ages in counting birds to create a snapshot of their populations.

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