2018 Great Backyard Bird Count

Free Family Event at Scout Island on Saturday, February 17 from 1pm to 3pm

Learn to identify those fascinating feathered visitors with local birding expert Cathy Koot and Environmental Educator Paula Laita. Short ID introduction with frozen and stuffed specimens, to compare with bird books. Count birds at the Nature House feeders and play a game to learn about the different types of beaks that birds have! J

If you cannot come to this event, you can still be a citizen scientist by counting birds at your feeders on February 17th-20th and submitting and submitting your findings at http://gbbc.birdcount.org/  Help create a real snap-timeshot of where the birds are.

This is a free family event but space is limited. Please register phoning 250-398-8532.