A Bohemian Waxwing feeding on hawthorn berries. Hundreds of these colourful birds visit the Merritt area each winter, migrating from their summer breeding grounds in the boreal forests up north. Photo: Alan Burger

A Bohemian Waxwing feeding on hawthorn berries. Hundreds of these colourful birds visit the Merritt area each winter, migrating from their summer breeding grounds in the boreal forests up north. Photo: Alan Burger

Christmas Bird Count. On Sunday December 20, local naturalists will participate in one of the biggest and longest-running wildlife surveys in the world.

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