Members of the Eastern Long Island Audubon Society take a birding walk at Ditch Plains in Montauk in 2013. (Credit: Sally Newbert/Eastern Long Island Audubon Society)
Want to be part of a worldwide science project? It's as easy as 1-2-3. The Great Backyard Bird Count, known as Citizen Science, is a global effort to document the location of birds in winter. It begins Friday and runs through Monday.
Although many will count the birds around their backyard feeders, you also could throw out some birdseed in your yard and see which birds show up, or just note...
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