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Christmas Bird Count discussed on NPR's Science Friday

Listen to an interview with the Christmas Bird Count and Feeder Watch coordinators on NPR's Science Friday from 2009 here and from 2008 here and continuing here with a discussion of the benefits of shade grown coffee.  The 2009 interview in particular talks about the northward movement of birds as documented by the counts.

CBC 2008 Bird counts

On January 1, 2009 sandwiched between snow storms the 25th 3CBC was held as part of Audubon's 109th Christmas Bird Count. 13 field observers and 7 feeder watchers joined the party and spent the mostly rainy day searching for some 9,895 party loving birds.
The temperature ranged from 38° to 48° with winds out of the southwest at 0-5 mph.

Read more: CBC 2008 Bird counts

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