HOW TO MAKE BIRD OBSERVATIONS
- What to do: Observe all the birds you see in your yard or at school.
- Identify the species
- Count the number of birds of each species
- Start of observations: from 10 March
- Observation schedule: every 2-3 days
- When to watch: Mornings and evenings are the best times to see and hear the birds singing.
- Equipment: Ideally binoculars, a notebook and a bird identification book.
- A web site that may be useful for identification: http://www.oiseauxparlacouleur.com/
- Feed the birds!
- Favors the coming of the birds.
- All types of feeders and seed mixes can increase the chances of making observations (here are a few examples).
ADD YOUR OBSERVATION ONLINE
- Website: new.desnidschezvous.com
- Register on the Intranet: From March 10, using the Register button (in the menu on the right).
- If you are already registered for a nesting box, keep the same username.
- Enter your data!
- " Add an observation " → " In your yard " or " At a school " → " Bird(s) observed ... "
*** If no birds were seen, that should be noted as well. Seeing nothing is just as important in science! ***