You can take part in helping scientists from around the world collect data by counting birds, and you don’t even have to leave your yard. All you need are a pair of binoculars and a comfortable place to sit.
The Great Backyard Bird Count will take place this year from Feb. 12-15.
The idea is to literally count the birds you see to help researchers create a real-time snapshot of bird populations.
Read the full article by Louisiana Master Naturalist Colette Dean in the Advocate...