Great Backyard Bird Count

Great Backyard Bird Count

Hi everyone! Hope you are staying warm after some wild winter weather this week. Did you have fun participating in the Great Backyard Bird Count? I sure did and today I’m going to share my experience as a citizen scientist counting birds in this incredible world-wide...

Long-tailed Ducks

Long-tailed Ducks

Hi everyone! I’m back on the blog with some new bird adventures. I also want to tell you about another opportunity to practice your citizen science. There is another bird count happening this month. The Great Backyard Bird Count is from February 12-15th. It is the...

Dark-eyed Junco

Dark-eyed Junco

Hello! Welcome back to the blog! I hope you have been having lots of fun exploring yourbackyard, walking some local trails and keeping an eye out for the birds around us as we makeour way through the winter months. Maybe you put up a suet feeder or have been trying...

Raptors

Raptors

Hi everyone! Happy New Year! I’m so glad to be back on the blog to share more of my adventures in backyard birdwatching. This holiday season has been a little strange. With people spending more time at home and taking important safety precautions, I’ve found myself...

Northern Cardinal

Northern Cardinal

Hello everyone and a big welcome back to the blog! The Christmas Bird Count is still happening until January 5, 2021, and although it looks a little different this year, it’s a great opportunity for us citizen scientists to practice our observation and documentation...

Citizen Scientists

Citizen Scientists

This week on the blog I want to talk more about what we can do with the information wecollect about the world around us. We have been spending lots of time watching birds in ourbackyard and making observations about their behaviours, appearances and habitats....