By Team eBird November 30, 2020
This month’s eBirder of the Month challenge, sponsored by Carl Zeiss Sports Optics, is all about taking photos and recording bird sounds. Each photo or audio recording you capture is an incredibly powerful piece of data.
By Team eBird November 30, 2020
Want to brush up on some birding skills, or share the gift of birds with a friend? The Cornell Lab’s Bird Academy has learning tools for everyone.
By Team eBird November 19, 2020
eBird, the Macaulay Library, and other Cornell Lab projects have been restored. A huge thanks to the Cornell Lab technical team for their hard work migrating the entire eBird database to its new home.
By Team eBird November 11, 2020
Please join us in congratulating Peter Finley of Indiana – one of two winners of the October 2020 eBird Challenge, sponsored by Carl Zeiss Sports Optics. Peter’s name was drawn randomly from the 4,641 eBirders who submitted at least 5 eligible eBird checklists on October Big Day.
By Team eBird November 11, 2020
Please join us in congratulating Stephen Turner of Helena, Montana – one of two winners of the October 2020 eBird Challenge, sponsored by Carl Zeiss Sports Optics. Stephen’s name was drawn randomly from the 4,641 eBirders who submitted at least 5 eligible eBird checklists on October Big Day.
By Team eBird November 3, 2020
A new study using sightings reported to eBird found that many migratory birds time movement to match “green-up” or emergence of leaves, as they travel north and south. Frank La Sorte, a research associate at the Cornell Lab of Ornithology and Catherine Graham, a researcher at the Swiss Federal Research Institute in Switzerland, found that […]
By Team eBird October 30, 2020
The eBirder of the Month challenge, sponsored by Carl Zeiss Sports Optics, will help you get more from your birding by harnessing the power of your mobile device. The eBirder of the Month will be drawn from eBirders who submit 30 eligible checklists with eBird Mobile in November.
By Team eBird October 30, 2020
Knowing who’s who at your bird feeders can unlock a new world of discovery and entertainment. When you learn the species at your feeders, what they eat, and how they interact, looking out your window becomes a ticket to the best show in town.
By Team eBird October 27, 2020
Have you ever wanted to filter your eBird checklists for observations from a certain location or lists you’ve shared with friends? Coming this week, the redesigned My Checklists page will help you slice and dice your data to find just what you’re looking for.
By Team eBird October 22, 2020
On 17 October more than 32,000 birders from around the world ventured out into backyards and beyond to enjoy birds for October Big Day, joining from 168 countries with more than 460 eBirders in Africa, 1,800 in Asia, 2,300 in Europe, and 3,900 in South America. This global team, united by birds, found an astounding […]