bird count http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Audubon Society prepares for Christmas bird count http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/audubon-society-prepares-christmas-bird-count <p>The Audubon Society’s annual Christmas bird counts are getting underway this weekend in towns across Wyoming. The bird counts are meant to keep track of population and migration trends.</p><p>Jacelyn Downey is a naturalist&nbsp;with Audubon Rockies&nbsp; and she says drought in the Southern U.S. in recent years has forced birds further north than usual.</p> Fri, 14 Dec 2012 13:07:10 +0000 Willow Belden 34050 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Audubon Society prepares for Christmas bird count