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Christmas Bird Count a valuable, humane idea

Posted: December 23, 2013 at 2:32 a.m.

For many years, in what was an annual Christmas tradition all across the nation, hunters would go out and kill as many birds and game animals as they possibly could. It was called the Side Hunt — a mass slaughter in which people chose sides and then competed to see who could bring in the biggest kill.

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