• CBC Shenanigans

    26 days ago - By 10,000 Birds

    As I gather the relevant documentation for our upcoming CBC this Sunday I caught myself daydreaming of CBCs past. The very first CBC I attended was eight whole years ago - but I remember it quite vividly. A fact to which my wife will begrudgingly attest, as my memory is excellent when it comes to anything bird-related yet exceptionally poor otherwise.
    It was late December, 2012, and I slotted into a sizable group under the joint leadership of two highly respected birders. I expected to learn a thing or two and possibly see some birds I had never seen before. At 6am it was still dark in the...
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