Residents are invited to take part as volunteers.
The St. Petersburg Committee for Nature Use, Environmental Protection and Ecological Safety has invited city residents to participate in the annual EuroBirdwatch 2019 action.
The action will be held on October 5-6 all over Russia. Volunteers will have to count all the birds they observe, including birds of passage. It is necessary to understand birds migration patterns and changes in the planet’s nature.
To participate, one should fill in a form at the web site of EuroBirdwatch from 00:00 on October 5 till 17:00 October 6.
So far, St. Petersburg rates the third in Russia in terms of the number of birdwatch volunteers, with Moscow and Tver rating the first and the second.