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Global Big Day Birders Set a New World Record!
Wednesday May 15, 2019   |
Some Colombian checklists included the second largest parrot in the world, the Red-and-Green Macaw.

 

The results are in: Birders set a new world records for the biggest team of people birding during a single day! Although more reports are still being submitted, the current tally shows that more than 33,586 birders from around the world reported 6,843 species in 171 countries on May 4. Collectively, American birders found 719 species and birders in Canada tallied 394 species; but special congratulations are due to birders in Colombia, who collectively found 1,591 species in one day!

To check out all the Global Big Day information, please refer to https://ebird.org/globalbigday


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