By Kent McFarland May 29, 2020
More than 300 Vermont birders share what they saw with Vermont eBird and the world on May 23. Together, we set a Vermont record for the most bird checklists reported on a single day of birding—724 checklists and 178 species—adding invaluable data to the Vermont eBird database for science, conservation and education.
By Kent McFarland May 19, 2020
On May 23rd, spring migration will be at its peak in Vermont. Join us in Vermont's biggest birding day - the Vermont Backyard Bird Quest 2020.
By Emily Anderson May 5, 2020
Congratulations to April’s Vermont eBird Images of the Month winners! In the first photo taken by Thomas Berriman, a Spruce Grouse pauses on moss-covered ground in Wenlock Wildlife Management Area.
By Emily Anderson April 24, 2020
If you stand outside around dusk on a warm evening beginning in May, you might just hear a distinctive call: whip-poor-will, whip-poor-will! A male Eastern Whip-poor-will is somewhere nearby and the Vermont Center for Ecostudies wants to know!
By Emily Anderson April 6, 2020
Congratulations to March’s Vermont eBird Images of the Month winners! In the first photo taken by Kyle Tansley, an American Robin enjoys a snack in Chittenden.
By Kent McFarland March 30, 2020
Many of us are spending more time at home than ever before, longingly looking out the window. But that window, porch, yard, or garden isn’t just something to stare longingly through, it can be your ticket to the best show in town.
By Kathi Borgmann with Vermont additions by Kent McFarland March 9, 2020
Nature is wondrous and one of the most fascinating phenomena in nature is migration. eBird Science products now cover the full range and migration of 610 species.
By Nathaniel Sharp March 6, 2020
It all began with a Bald Eagle named Elvis. On March 23, 2018 Mark Bessette surprised the Vermont iNaturalist community.
By Emily Anderson March 2, 2020
Congratulations to February’s Vermont eBird Images of the Month winners! In the first photo taken by Kyle Tansley, an American Robin enjoys a winter snack in Burlington.
By Emily Anderson February 4, 2020
Congratulations to January’s Vermont eBird Images of the Month winners! In the first photo taken by Michael Foster, a Cedar Waxwing snacks on a Crab Apple in Windsor.