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The Great Backyard Bird Count Provides Valuable Insight

22 March 2019 – Thanks to all the Great Backyard Bird Count participants from this year and past years! The information provides an historic snapshot into world bird populations.

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Great Backyard Bird Count Story Contest Winner

18 March 2019 – A great big thank-you to all of the volunteer birdwatchers who took part in the Great Backyard Bird Count! We are delighted to announce the winner of Bird Studies Canada's 2019 GBBC Story Contest.

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Be Inspired by Last Year’s Story Contest Winners

6 February 2019 – Our favourite entries in last year's Great Backyard Bird Count Story Contest were so delightful, we wanted to read them again! We hope they inspire you to participate in the 2019 Great Backyard Bird Count and submit your own story.

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Great Backyard Bird Count Should Be “Finchy” and Fun

30 January 2019 – The 22nd Great Backyard Bird Count will take place from Friday, February 15 through Monday, February 18. Volunteers from around the world are invited to count the birds they see for at least 15 minutes on one or more days of the count, then enter their checklists at

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Join Us for the Next Great Backyard Bird Count!

24 January 2019 – Are you interested in helping birds? Get involved in the 22nd Annual Great Backyard Bird Count, running from February 15-18, 2019.

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Bird Studies Canada’s Great Backyard Bird Count Story Contest

16 January 2019 – We know bird counts provide lots of memorable experiences. Funny, heartwarming, inspiring, or just plain unusual – we’d like to hear about them all. We invite you to enter the Great Backyard Bird Count story contest!

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Great Backyard Bird Count Story Contest Winning Story and Honourable Mentions

20 March 2018 – On the Family Day Monday, I headed out with two of my children to look for birds as we began the five mile hike to one of our local Scout camps, just outside of Peterborough. Spending time together in the great outdoors is something we have always enjoyed. As we turned off the highway, the rain began.

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Great Backyard Bird Count Results and Contest Winners

19 March 2018 – It was another recordbreaking year for the Great Backyard Bird Count. The final 2018 GBBC results are in!

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