Christmas Bird Count
Header Photo: Pileated Woodpecker, Colleen Lawlor, Left: American Tree Sparrow, Cory Ross, Right: Black-capped Chickadee, Colleen Lawlor.
Bald Eagles at the Hinsdale Setbacks, photo by Cory Ross
2021 Bird Count
Saturday, December 18, 2021
The 60th Brattleboro Christmas Bird Count was held on Saturday, December 18th, 2021. This event was part of the 122nd annual National Audubon Society's Christmas Bird Count. This project is one of the longest-running citizen science projects. The data collected from this event is used to monitor changes in populations and ranges of North American bird species. The Brattleboro Area count was first held in 1903, and has been held nearly annually since 1963.
Red Crossbills photographed by Cherrie Corey
A Hooded Merganser, by Cory Ross
An Eastern Bluebird By Cory Ross
A Red-bellied Woodpecker by Colleen Lawlor