Smith-Gilbert Gardens hosted a Great Backyard Bird Count event on Saturday, February 17th and boy was it a success! Our citizen scientists recorded over 34 species throughout the day (see complete list below).
Visitors were encouraged to grab a pair of binoculars and identification sheet and see what they could spot in the Garden
We were so excited to have representatives from Bird Watcher Supply Co. and West Cobb Public Library to offer bird watching tips and share story time with our youngest Garden visitors.
Volunteer birders led tours throughout the Garden, helping visitors spot those hard to find birds…
There were many fine-feathered friends to be found!
Here is the complete list of species spotted: