People travel to the ends of the earth to watch birds, but starting today bird lovers around the globe are encouraged to stay close to home. That’s what the Great Backyard Bird Count is all about. People don’t have to go much further than their front doors to report the birds they see. Ryan Waner speaks with Scott Menough of Wild Birds Unlimited in Denver.

[Photos: Great Backyard Bird Count]

 

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