Monday, January 3, 2022
9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

You are invited to participate in the annual Pike Lake – Whitecap Christmas Bird Count. Everyone is welcome.

Every winter, birders across the world spend a day counting the wild birds in their neighbourhood. The results of these annual surveys help establish trends in bird populations. Such data are valuable for bird conservation initiatives. Results from this count will be printed in the Blue Jay magazine published by Nature Saskatchewan ( Nature Saskatchewan is an organization of people interested in observing and protecting nature in Saskatchewan.

If you live within the circle shown in the image, keep a list of birds seen on January 3, 2022 in your yard. Only list birds you can identify. After registering, you will be given instructions for submitting your observations.

This count is organized by members of the Saskatoon Nature Society. Check out for information about their birding trips and speakers at their meetings. Count results are compiled by John Patterson.

To register for this count, please complete and submit the form below. If you have questions about this count, please phone Donna Bruce at 306-956-3437 or email

Instructions and Count Forms will be emailed to you.
White-breasted Nuthatch
by Nick Saunders
Bird Count Survey Area