The end of another year offers time to take stock of the good, the bad, and in the case of Nathan Goldberg, the birds.

Goldberg just wrapped a record-breaking year for birds spotted in Illinois, ending with 341 species seen across the state – one more bird than his friend Steve Huggins. The friends birded together, covering counties north to south, their lists neck and neck for most of the year.

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