Get Ready for the Count

Three different birdlists Some people enjoy watching the birds and jotting down what they see on paper. Make sure to describe any "new birds" so you can look them up in the Merlin Bird ID app.

Welcome, we are glad you found our annual, international bird count!

  1. Watch birds for 15 minutes or more, at least once over the four days and tell us what you see!
  2. You can count as many times as you want over the four-days.
  3. You have three choices of how to enter data. See below
  4. Your participation matters by contributing to one of the largest international bird data-bases.

Step-by-step instructions for entering data on…