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eBird & Birds of North America

In appreciation for all those who have participated in eBird, we are pleased to continue to offer special discounted subscription pricing to the acclaimed and recently updated bird life history resource: Birds of North America. This comprehensive resource includes information on distribution, breeding, migration, habitats, and behavior for over 750 different species of birds that breed in Canada and the United States. The accounts include photos and audio selections from Macaulay Library and eBird data for all species covered. For those who would like to sign-up for a new subscription or to renew a current subscription, BNA is now available at the discounted rate of $25 USD for a 1 year subscription, $50 USD for a 2 year subscription and $75 USD for a three year subscription.

Here are the subscription steps depending upon whether you are a new or existing subscriber.

Use the Promotion Code “eBird”.

Steps to Purchase a New Subscription

All BNA subscriptions are purchased through the Cornell Lab of Ornithology’s E Store. So should you decide to purchase a subscription, please:

  1. Go to:  http://store.birds.cornell.edu/Birds_of_North_America_s/35.htm.
  2. Select the desired subscription term by clicking “Add to Cart.”
  3. You will then be taken to the “Your Cart” page. To take advantage of this special offer for discounted long term subscription rates, simply put the code eBird in the Promotion Code field at the left of the page. If you want to subscribe for 30 days, simply leave the Promotion Code field blank. Click “Proceed to Checkout.”
  4. Finish purchasing process.
  5. Two emails will be sent to you: one will be a receipt and the other email will include a Subscription Code and a link to a BNA Account Set up Page.
  6. When ready to Activate the subscription, click on the url link in the email, sign-in and insert the Subscription Code in the appropriate field page.

For renewals, the process is slightly different:

To renew your BNA Online subscription at the discounted eBirder rates:

  1. Go to:  http://store.birds.cornell.edu/category_s/38.htm.
  2. Select the desired subscription term by clicking “Add to Cart.”
  3. You will then be taken to the “Your Cart” page. To take advantage of the discounted subscription rates for eBirders, simply put the following code in the Promotion Code field at the bottom left of the page:  eBird. Click “Apply”. Click “Proceed to Checkout.”
  4. Finish purchasing process.
  5. 2 emails will then be sent to you; one email is your receipt and the other email will include a Subscription Code and a url link to a BNA account page.
  6. When ready to Activate the renewal, click on the link in the email and sign into BNA using your existing BNA User Name and Password.
  7. Insert the Subscription Code in the appropriate field.

 Thanks from eBird, BNA and the Cornell Lab of Ornithology. Good birding in 2017!