Four and twenty blackbirds
This is the eighth year of the popular event, which helps scientists monitor winter bird populations across the nation. Last year roughly 100,000 people of all ages across the U.S. and Canada participated in the Count, submitting a total of 42,500 checklists, and counting more than four million individual birds of 554 different species.
This year's theme, North America's "Great Backyard Bird Count"
To count your lot get up early and check in at Audubon's report site, black coffee is highly recommended.
Stay tuned for the results right here on The Animal Broadcast Network, media with teeth.