01/09/2012 01:28 EST | Updated 03/10/2012 05:12 EST

Brackendale eagle count comes up short

Volunteers descended upon Brackendale, B.C., Sunday for the annual eagle count.

Each year, the birds of prey migrant to the Squamish River where they are tallied.

But, as the CBC's Lisa Johnson explains, the tally this year is lower than in the past.