Take part in the 2019 Christmas bird counts

Photo by Dave Priebe

It’s nearly time to count the birds for Black River Audubon’s Annual Christmas Bird Count.

This year’s Elyria-area count will take place Saturday, Dec. 14 and will be organized by Marty Ackermann. To take part, call him at 608-334-2552.

The Wellington-area count will take place Saturday, Dec. 28. The leader is Paul Sherwood, who can be reached at 419-202-6080.

You do not have to be an experienced birder to take part in the event and you may be able to count the birds in your own backyard.

Call now for more information and be an important part of citizen science by providing important data about birds and our environment.