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The 2020 Christmas Bird Count

The annual Audubon Christmas Bird Count -- invented by Frank Chapman of Teaneck back in 1900 -- will be held between Monday, Dec. 14, to Tuesday, Jan. 5. 

The COVID-19 pandemic may affect participation. Many counts will be done under special guidelines, while others may get canceled.

For more information on the count in your area, email me at For info on the count in general, go to