Cornell Lab of Ornithology, National Audubon Society, Bird Studies Canada
National Audubon Society
1150 Connecticut Ave, NW, Suite 600
Washington, DC 20036
The Great Backyard Bird Count is an annual four-day event that engages bird watchers of all ages in counting birds to create a real-time snapshot of where the birds are across the continent. Anyone can participate, from beginning bird watchers to experts. It takes as little as 15 minutes.
Data Type(s) Collected:
Distribution and Range
Collectors and users
# of Volunteers:
Staff consultation with individual monitors
Volunteer monitor newsletter
- Research Kits
Data analysis and reporting
Email list or list-serve for volunteers
Facebook page or group
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