The Big Sit!
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The 2014 Big Sit!™ will occur
on the weekend of Saturday, October 11
The Big Sit! is an annual, international, noncompetitive birding event hosted by Bird Watcher's Digest and founded by the New Haven (Connecticut) Bird Club. In 2014, Big Sit circles can choose to sit on Saturday, October 11 or Sunday, October 12. Register for the Sit today »
Every team that observes this year's "Golden Bird" has a chance to win $500. We hope bird watchers from around the globe will unite on this special day by participating in this event (it's FREE!).
The Big Sit! is sponsored by SWAROVSKI OPTIK.
The Big Sit
BIG SIT EXTRAS
More About the Big Sit!
The concept is simplicity itself: find a good spot for bird watching, sit in one spot for 24 hours, and count all the bird species you see or hear. Learn more about this FREE event from past participants.