This video from the USA says about itself:
Year of the bird: Tracking TN‘s bird population
Jan. 1, 2018: Local bird enthusiasts helped track Tennessee’s population of feathered friends.
From Cornell Lab eNews in the USA, January 2018:
Welcome to the Year of the Bird
We’ve joined with National Geographic, National Audubon Society, BirdLife International, and more than 100 organizations to declare 2018 the Year of the Bird. Coinciding with the centennial of the Migratory Bird Treaty Act‘s ratification, it’s a great moment to pledge to do one thing per month to help birds. To kick off the year, we’ve collected six resolutions to help you #BirdYourWorld in 2018.
Why Birds Matter. That’s the topic of a National Geographic article by novelist and birder Jonathan Franzen. He joined Cornell Lab director John Fitzpatrick and Audubon’s David O’Neill for a conversation with NPR’s OnPoint radio show. Listen here.