Join in the Big Sit October 13th at Goose Pond FWA

(GREENE CO.) – The Indiana Department of Natural Resources and the Friends of Goose Pond will be observing and recording birds during the Big Sit! on Sunday, October 13th.

The Big Sit! is an international event focused on recording all bird observations at one location over the course of a day.

Birders of any level of experience or an interest in learning more about birding are welcome.

Participants are welcome to come for the whole event or come and go as desired. Bring a chair, an umbrella for shade, and drinks and food for yourself or some to share.  For those with equipment, please bring your binoculars or spotting scopes.  A limited number of loaner binoculars will also be available.

Whooping Crane Flying over the Bay With Reflection and Wing Touching the Water

The Big Sit! is also a chance to learn more about Goose Pond Fish & Wildlife Area (FWA) and Friends of Goose Pond.

The event is free.

Registration is required.

For event details, including registration, visit