• By Team eBird June 4, 2021

    This month’s eBirder of the Month challenge, sponsored by Carl Zeiss Sports Optics, encourages precise eBirding with eBird Mobile. The eBirder of the Month will be drawn from eBirders who submit 20 or more eligible checklists with eBird Mobile ‘tracks’ less than 5 km (3 mi) in June.

  • By Danielle Belleny, Black AF in STEM Collective member May 28, 2021

    #BlackBirdersWeek, created by the Black AF in STEM Collective, will run May 30 to June 5 with live events and activities open to everyone. Join eBird by participating in #BirdsOfAFeather on June 5, 2021—an event for birdwatchers of all backgrounds to celebrate birds by focusing on species within 15 miles of home.

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    By Team eBird May 20, 2021

    On Saturday, 8 May more than 51,000 people spanning 192 countries celebrated the birds around them for Global Big Day. Together, the global birding community accomplished FOUR world records!

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    By Team eBird May 3, 2021

    This month's eBirder of the Month challenge, sponsored by Carl Zeiss Sports Optics, is all about birding on Global Big Day! The eBirder of the month will be drawn from eBirders who submit five (5) or more eligible checklists on 8 May.

  • By Team eBird April 28, 2021

    Be a part of birding’s biggest team! Global Big Day is an annual celebration of the birds around you. No matter where you are, join us virtually on 8 May, help celebrate World Migratory Bird Day, and share the birds you find with eBird.

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    By Susan Bonfield April 20, 2021

    Fire is inherent to the American west and natural fires have played an important role in shaping our western forests. The benefits and impacts of fire are usually framed around risk to humans, but many wildlife populations depend on the resulting changes in the landscape.

  • By Paul Adamus April 15, 2021

    If you are experienced identifying birds by sound as well as by sight, the North American Breeding Bird Survey (BBS) can really use your help! It involves one morning of your choosing between late May and early July and a willingness to spend the previous night, if necessary, at a location that may be a several-hour drive from your home.

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    By Team eBird April 1, 2021

    This month’s eBirder of the Month challenge, sponsored by Carl Zeiss Sports Optics, will help you get to know the birds in one location. The eBirder of the Month will be drawn from eBirders who submit 20 eligible checklists from one location in April.

  • By Team eBird February 27, 2021

    Be a part of birding’s biggest team! Global Big Day is an annual celebration of the birds around you.