FAMILY FARE; 4 Calling Birds, 3 French Hens
NYTimes - about 17 years
Tomorrow morning many children will have their eyes and hearts set on toyland. But there's another way to celebrate Christmas that involves nature's gifts: the New York City Parks Commissioner, Henry J. Stern, calls it ''a guided tour through birdland.'' It's the Christmas Bird Count at the Alley Pond Environmental Center in Douglaston, Queens.