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Gnatcatchers" will be counting birds and raising funds for the publication, Michigan
Birds and Natural History (MBNH), on Saturday, May 18, in the 25th Annual Southwest Michigan Team Bird-a-thon. Teammates this year include MBNH Managing
Editor Jonathan Wuepper, Jack Reinoehl, and Tom Steele.
is a friendly competition of more than 20 Michigan-based teams to find the
maximum number of birds within Michigan's Berrien County. Many of these teams are raising money for
causes and organizations related to nature and birding.
Gnatcatchers" are seeking donations to help offset the cost of publishing and mailing Michigan Birds and Natural History to birders across the state and beyond.
mission of Michigan Birds and Natural
History is to provide a forum for the publication of research on the
natural history of Michigan, with a strong focus on birds and their habitats.
Your donations will help Michigan Birds and Natural History and
Michigan Audubon, a tax-exempt 501(c)3 organization, continue long-standing citizen science projects, such as the
Michigan Bird Survey and Michigan's Christmas Bird Counts. Michigan Birds and Natural History provides scientists and amateur naturalists a means to publish their sightings
As a contributor to the team's efforts, you will receive:
(Be sure to send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org so that we can share this information with you!)
Thank you for your support and dedication to further the understanding of bird life in Michigan!