Start the count: Area bird counting options this month
Last updated 12/10/2020 at 1:44pm
EDITOR'S NOTE: The Grand Coulee count, which is discussed in this week's print issue, is cancelled this year. The cancellation was reported to The Times after press time.
REARDAN – Dec. 14 marks the start of Audubon National Society's 121st Annual Christmas Bird Count, when veteran and beginner bird-counters alike gather on a specified date to gather in their area and spend the day counting birds. The counting season runs to Jan. 5, as it does every year.
The closest bird counts marked on Audubon's website this year are in Spokane and Cheney.
Spokane's count occurs Jan. 2. The compile...