By NZ Bird Atlas Team July 23, 2020
With the first year of the Atlas under our belts, we can begin to be a bit more targeted with our Atlasing efforts over the next 4 years. One of the big drives is to meet the simple aim of each Atlaser; “To detect/observe all of the possible species within each grid square, across all […]
By NZ Bird Atlas Team July 20, 2020
Reporting Rare Species Rare birds are often a birder’s dream to see. A distant vagrant or a rare endemic species can be the highlight of anyone’s day, or even their life!
By NZ Bird Atlas Team July 16, 2020
As of June 1st 2020, the Atlas ventured into it’s second year. We were keen to review, discuss and share what has been achieved by the Atlasing community in that first year.
By NZ Bird Atlas Team June 23, 2020
Wishing to have the NZ Bird Atlas Grid on your phone to use even in remote out of service areas? Maps.Me can do just that, providing a valuable service to you as an Atlas participant!
By NZ Bird Atlas Team June 21, 2020
On the 1st June 2020 the Atlas turned 1 (!), and we couldn’t be happier with how the first 12 months have gone. Thank you for participating and joining us on this 5 year Atlas challenge, there is still a lot of Atlasing to be done and plenty more Atlasing adventures to be had!
By NZ Bird Atlas Team May 6, 2020
We are over the moon to announce that Cornell Lab of Ornithology’s Merlin ID App now has a NZ Bird Pack – just in time for Global Big Day on Saturday (9th May)!   We’ve been working with the Merlin team at eBird to help get this over the line, and it is now available […]
By NZ Bird Atlas Team May 5, 2020
On 9 May, birding’s biggest day is back  – Global Big Day 2020! This is a global effort from the birding community to share what birds are seen around the globe through eBird.
By NZ Bird Atlas Team April 30, 2020
For those of you unable to join us for our fourth Webinar on Friday 24th April, or for those who wish to go over the information we provided again, you can watch it on our YouTube channel here. Thank you again to all of you who joined us, either for the fourth week running or […]
By NZ Bird Atlas Team April 19, 2020
For those of you unable to join us for our third Webinar last Friday (17th April), or for those who wish to go over the information we provided again, you can watch it on our YouTube channel here. Thank you again to all of you who joined us, either for the third week running or […]
By NZ Bird Atlas Team April 16, 2020
For those of you unable to join us for our second Webinar last Friday 10th April, or for those who wish to go over the information we provided again, you can watch it on our YouTube channel here. Thank you again to all of you who joined us, either for the second week running or […]