Count the birds in your yard!  Even if you don’t have a bird feeder, you can still do the count.  It’s The Great Backyard Bird Count, and the counting runs between February 17th and February 20th. It’s easy to do, and you pick the amount of time you want to spend counting birds in your yard.  Submit your information to a database which will be used to track bird numbers, species, and populations. This is important stuff for science, so your help really counts!  Over 160,000 people worldwide participated and they need more!  It’s easy…doesn’t take long…great way to get the kids involved, and you don’t have to be a bird aficionado.  Go to http://gbbc.birdcount.org/ and learn more…they’ll tell you all about it  DO IT!  The birds are counting on you to count on them