AUSSIE BACKYARD BIRD COUNT: 17-23 OCTOBER 2016
In 2015, Huon Bush Retreats participated in the Aussie Backyard Bird Count.
AUSSIE BACKYARD BIRD COUNT
17-23 OCTOBER 2016
The Aussie Backyard Bird Count is back for its third year — with over 40,000 participants and over a million birds counted last year, this is becoming one of Australia's largest citizen science projects.
It’s easy to get involved. You can:
If you don’t have the app, download it for free from:
The results from 2015 saw the 10 most common bird species remain unchanged from the previous year, with the Rainbow Lorikeet once again taking out the number one spot. There were minor changes in the order of some of the top 10 birds – Common Myna, Galah and Silver Gull were bumped down a place or two, with House Sparrow, Red Wattlebird and the Welcome Swallow moving up the list.