February 17-20 marked the 15th annual Great Backyard Bird Count, a joint project of the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, the National Audubon Society and Bird Studies of Canada. Birders and friends all over North America are reporting on the birds they observed over the weekend.
Purple Martins have been seen in at least 10 states so far! Most were observed in Florida, Texas and Gulf States in between. Reports are coming in. Check here GBBC Purple Martin results