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Great Backyard Bird Count

202416feb10:00 am5:00 pmGreat Backyard Bird Count10:00 am - 5:00 pm(GMT-05:00) CategoryFree,Hike/Walk,Outdoors,Park EventFilterFree

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Join the Ornithology Center naturalists to count the birds we observe from the bird feeder rooms and learn about ways you can attract birds to your backyard this spring. No birding experience necessary! Feeder count worksheets and learning materials will be available anytime during open hours Friday February 16th -Sunday February 18th, Fri-Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 1-5pm. Join a naturalist at the feeders for a guided Winter Bird Watching program Saturday February 17th 11:00am-12:00pm.

Great family activity! FREE with park admission.

Launched in 1998 by the Cornell Lab of Ornithology and National Audubon Society, the Great Backyard Bird Count was the first online citizen-science project to collect data on wild birds and to display results in near real-time. Find out more information at where you can also join the count at home!


February 16(friday) 10:00am - 5:00pm(GMT-04:00)


Free Admission; Parking $5 for in county residents and $6 if you live out of Marion county