Great Backyard Bird Count at SERC

Posted Jan. 27, 2013, at 1:06 p.m.
Last modified Jan. 28, 2013, at 11:39 a.m.

Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013 9:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.

Location: Schoodic Education and Research Center, Schoodic Point and Moore Auditorium, Acadia National Park, Winter Harbor, ME

For more information: Gail Thompson; 207-288-1360; sercinstitute.org

Join Seth Benz, Director of the Schoodic Bird Ecology Lab, at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 16, at Schoodic Point, Acadia National Park, in Winter Harbor to identify and count birds as part of a nationwide effort. Dress warmly and bring binoculars if you have them. The outdoor portion (9:30-10:15 a.m.) is immediately followed by indoor slide presentation at Moore Auditorium on the SERC campus (10:30 a.m. to Noon). Come to one or both parts of this nationwide participatory citizen science event. Help create a real time snapshot of where the birds are. Free and open to the public; donations welcome at the door.