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2021 Spring Big Bird Day
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Ever bullish, two male red-winged blackbirds torment a young bald eagle.
APPLE RIVER, Ill. — On May 8, 2021 Terrence Ingram will conduct his fifth Spring Big Bird Day. He started this annual bird count in 2016 to document the loss of birds to the agricultural sprays and the devastation that these sprays have been causing to bird life in the area, as well as the damage to insect and plant life, which is the lifeblood for the birds. Each year he has been seeing fewer and fewer birds, both in numbers and varieties.