The Delaware-Otsego Audubon Society announced the annual NY State Ornithological Association waterfowl count will take place this weekend. The Cooperstown area count will be held on Saturday with the other DOAS areas counted on Sunday. This effort involves surveying waterways then identifying and counting ducks and geese. The totals are used by the Department of Environmental Conservation in managing these species over the upcoming year. Volunteers are need to help with the census and for more information contact Andy Mason at (607) 652-2162 or