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Annual Backyard Bird Count planned this four day weekend

Bird enthusiasts across the U.S. and Canada are gearing up for the Great Backyard Bird Count (GBBC). It’s not too late to participate in the February 17-20 event. It is free to participate, and everything is available online. The GBBC is open to anyone, including novice bird-watchers and students. For more details, see the February 16 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.