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Bird monitoring data resources represent arguably the most comprehensive time-series environmental data in existence. These data, gathered by hundreds of independent projects, have collected an estimated 60 million records over the past 100 years.

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Records Access Level
1 EBird Canada (Ontario)
eBird Canada - Bird Studies Canada, Cornell Lab of Ornithology
12,963,442 Level 4
2 Breeding Bird Surveys (50 stops, Western US)
Breeding Bird Survey - U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Canadian Wildlife Service
8,701,116 Level 2
3 Project FeederWatch (Eastern US)
Project FeederWatch - Bird Studies Canada, Cornell Lab of Ornithology
8,651,432 Level 4
4 Breeding Bird Surveys (50 stops, Eastern US)
Breeding Bird Survey - U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Canadian Wildlife Service
8,067,776 Level 2
5 EBird Canada (BC)
eBird Canada - Bird Studies Canada, Cornell Lab of Ornithology
7,389,154 Level 4
6 Christmas Bird Counts
Christmas Bird Counts - Bird Studies Canada, National Audubon Society
7,167,118 Level 2
7 EBird Canada (Québec)
eBird Canada - Bird Studies Canada, Cornell Lab of Ornithology
6,698,063 Level 4
8 Breeding Bird Surveys (total per route)
Breeding Bird Survey - U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Canadian Wildlife Service
5,735,895 Level 2
9 Project FeederWatch (Western US)
Project FeederWatch - Bird Studies Canada, Cornell Lab of Ornithology
5,631,851 Level 4
10 EBird Canada (Prairies)
eBird Canada - Bird Studies Canada, Cornell Lab of Ornithology
3,793,704 Level 4
11 Breeding Bird Surveys (50 stops, Canada)
Breeding Bird Survey - U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Canadian Wildlife Service
3,219,534 Level 2
12 Project FeederWatch (Canada)
Project FeederWatch - Bird Studies Canada, Cornell Lab of Ornithology
2,954,149 Level 4
13 EBird Canada (Atlantic)
eBird Canada - Bird Studies Canada, Cornell Lab of Ornithology
2,229,624 Level 4
14 CMMN Daily Estimated Totals: Long Point Bird Observatory
Canadian Migration Monitoring Network - Bird Studies Canada
1,027,352 Level 4
15 CMMN Banding Data: Long Point Bird Observatory
Canadian Migration Monitoring Network - Bird Studies Canada
1,019,070 Level 4
16 Feuillet d'observations quotidiennes des oiseaux du Québec
NatureCounts
666,963 Level 2
17 Québec Breeding Bird Atlas (2010-2014): raw breeding evidence
Québec Breeding Bird Atlas
593,666 Level 3
18 Ontario Breeding Bird Atlas (2001-2005): point count data
Ontario Breeding Bird Atlas - Bird Studies Canada, Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources, Canadian Wildlife Service, Ontario Field Ornithologists, Ontario Nature
592,425 Level 4
19 EBird Canada (North)
eBird Canada - Bird Studies Canada, Cornell Lab of Ornithology
550,038 Level 4
20 Ontario Breeding Bird Atlas (2001-2005): raw breeding evidence
Ontario Breeding Bird Atlas - Bird Studies Canada, Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources, Canadian Wildlife Service, Ontario Field Ornithologists, Ontario Nature
541,743 Level 4
21 Birds of British Columbia
NatureCounts
498,444 Level 2
22 Great Backyard Bird Count
Great Backyard Bird Count - National Audubon Society, Cornell Lab of Ornithology
431,613 Level 4
23 Project Nestwatch
Nest Records Card Schemes
411,437 Level 3
24 Ontario Breeding Bird Atlas (1981-1985): raw breeding evidence
Ontario Breeding Bird Atlas - Bird Studies Canada, Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources, Canadian Wildlife Service, Ontario Field Ornithologists, Ontario Nature
407,287 Level 4
25 Alberta Bird Records
NatureCounts (hosted datasets) - Nature Alberta
357,264 Level 5
26 British Columbia Breeding Bird Atlas (2008-2012): raw breeding evidence
British Columbia Breeding Bird Atlas - Bird Studies Canada, Canadian Wildlife Service, British Columbia Ministry of Environment, BC Nature, BC Field Ornithologists, Biodiversity Centre for Wildlife Studies, Louisiana Pacific, Pacific Wildlife Foundation, The
344,433 Level 4
27 Manitoba Breeding Bird Atlas (2010-2014): raw breeding evidence
Manitoba Breeding Bird Atlas
326,429 Level 4
28 Ontario Bird Feeder Survey
Project FeederWatch - Bird Studies Canada
324,560 Level 4
29 Québec Breeding Bird Atlas (2010-2014): point count data
Québec Breeding Bird Atlas
312,318 Level 3
30 Marsh Monitoring Program - Bird Surveys
Marsh Monitoring Program - Bird Studies Canada, Canadian Wildlife Service
310,490 Level 4
31 Manitoba Breeding Bird Atlas (2010-2014): point count data
Manitoba Breeding Bird Atlas
306,094 Level 4
32 British Columbia Coastal Waterbirds Survey
British Columbia Coastal Waterbird Survey - Bird Studies Canada, Canadian Wildlife Service
305,825 Level 4
33 Québec Breeding Bird Atlas (2010-2014): daily observations
Québec Breeding Bird Atlas
279,282 Level 3
34 Maritimes Breeding Bird Atlas (2006-2010): raw breeding evidence
Maritimes Breeding Bird Atlas - Bird Studies Canada, New Brunswick Department of Natural Resources, Prince Edward Island Department of Natural Resources, Nova Scotia Department of Natural Resources, Canadian Wildlife Service, Nature NB, Nova Scotia Bird Society, Natural History Society of Prince Edward Island
263,809 Level 4
35 British Columbia Breeding Bird Atlas (2008-2012): point count data
British Columbia Breeding Bird Atlas - Bird Studies Canada, Canadian Wildlife Service, British Columbia Ministry of Environment, BC Nature, BC Field Ornithologists, Biodiversity Centre for Wildlife Studies, Louisiana Pacific, Pacific Wildlife Foundation, The
260,647 Level 4
36 CMMN Daily Estimated Totals: Haldimand Bird Observatory
Canadian Migration Monitoring Network - Haldimand Bird Observatory
257,374 Level 4
37 Ontario Breeding Bird Atlas (2001-2005): highest breeding evidence per square
Ontario Breeding Bird Atlas - Bird Studies Canada, Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources, Canadian Wildlife Service, Ontario Field Ornithologists, Ontario Nature
256,702 Level 4
38 Québec Breeding Bird Atlas (2010-2014): highest breeding evidence per square
Québec Breeding Bird Atlas
227,176 Level 3
39 Ontario Breeding Bird Atlas (1981-1985): highest breeding evidence per square
Ontario Breeding Bird Atlas - Bird Studies Canada, Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources, Canadian Wildlife Service, Ontario Field Ornithologists, Ontario Nature
205,816 Level 4
40 Alberta Breeding Bird Atlas (2000-2005)
NatureCounts (hosted datasets) - Nature Alberta
201,398 Level 5
41 Québec Breeding Bird Atlas (1984-1989): raw breeding evidence
Québec Breeding Bird Atlas
198,816 Level 3
42 British Columbia Breeding Bird Atlas (2008-2012): highest breeding evidence per square
British Columbia Breeding Bird Atlas - Bird Studies Canada, Canadian Wildlife Service, British Columbia Ministry of Environment, BC Nature, BC Field Ornithologists, Biodiversity Centre for Wildlife Studies, Louisiana Pacific, Pacific Wildlife Foundation, The
165,485 Level 4
43 Manitoba Breeding Bird Atlas (2010-2014): highest breeding evidence per square
Manitoba Breeding Bird Atlas
154,856 Level 4
44 Maritimes Breeding Bird Atlas (1986-1990): raw breeding evidence
Maritimes Breeding Bird Atlas - Bird Studies Canada, New Brunswick Department of Natural Resources, Prince Edward Island Department of Natural Resources, Nova Scotia Department of Natural Resources, Canadian Wildlife Service, Nature NB, Nova Scotia Bird Society, Natural History Society of Prince Edward Island
142,920 Level 4
45 Québec Breeding Bird Atlas (1984-1989): highest breeding evidence per square
Québec Breeding Bird Atlas
136,333 Level 3
46 Maritimes Breeding Bird Atlas (2006-2010): point count data
Maritimes Breeding Bird Atlas - Bird Studies Canada, New Brunswick Department of Natural Resources, Prince Edward Island Department of Natural Resources, Nova Scotia Department of Natural Resources, Canadian Wildlife Service, Nature NB, Nova Scotia Bird Society, Natural History Society of Prince Edward Island
127,447 Level 4
47 CMMN Daily Estimated Totals: Prince Edward Point Bird Observatory
Canadian Migration Monitoring Network - Prince Edward Point Bird Observatory
124,844 Level 3
48 Alberta Breeding Bird Atlas (1987-1992)
NatureCounts (hosted datasets) - Nature Alberta
123,364 Level 5
49 CMMN Daily Estimated Totals: Rocky Point Bird Observatory
Canadian Migration Monitoring Network - Rocky Point Bird Observatory
121,615 Level 3
50 CMMN Daily Estimated Totals: Thunder Cape Bird Observatory
Canadian Migration Monitoring Network - Thunder Cape Bird Observatory
120,184 Level 4
51 Maritimes Breeding Bird Atlas (2006-2010): highest breeding evidence per square
Maritimes Breeding Bird Atlas - Bird Studies Canada, New Brunswick Department of Natural Resources, Prince Edward Island Department of Natural Resources, Nova Scotia Department of Natural Resources, Canadian Wildlife Service, Nature NB, Nova Scotia Bird Society, Natural History Society of Prince Edward Island
114,616 Level 4
52 Raptor Population Index
Raptor Population Index - Hawk Migration Association of North America
112,673 Level 4
53 Atlantic Canada Shorebird Survey
Program for Regional and International Shorebird Monitoring
111,310 Level 4
54 CMMN Daily Estimated Totals: Pelee Island Bird Observatory
Canadian Migration Monitoring Network - Pelee Island Bird Observatory
109,047 Level 3
55 CMMN Daily Estimated Totals: Observatoire d'oiseaux de Tadoussac
Canadian Migration Monitoring Network - Observatoire d'oiseaux de Tadoussac
106,146 Level 3
56 CMMN Daily Estimated Totals: Lesser Slave Lake Bird Observatory
Canadian Migration Monitoring Network - Lesser Slave Lake Bird Observatory
103,392 Level 3
57 CMMN Daily Estimated Totals: Tommy Thompson Park Bird Research Station
Canadian Migration Monitoring Network - Tommy Thompson Park Bird Research Station
97,635 Level 3
58 Manitoba Breeding Bird Atlas (2010-2014): daily observations
Manitoba Breeding Bird Atlas
93,876 Level 4
59 Maritimes Breeding Bird Atlas (1986-1990): highest breeding evidence per square
Maritimes Breeding Bird Atlas - Bird Studies Canada, New Brunswick Department of Natural Resources, Prince Edward Island Department of Natural Resources, Nova Scotia Department of Natural Resources, Canadian Wildlife Service, Nature NB, Nova Scotia Bird Society, Natural History Society of Prince Edward Island
93,053 Level 4
60 CMMN Daily Estimated Totals: Delta Marsh Bird Observatory
Canadian Migration Monitoring Network - Delta Marsh Bird Observatory
88,280 Level 2
61 CMMN Daily Estimated Totals: Atlantic Bird Observatory
Canadian Migration Monitoring Network - Atlantic Bird Observatory
85,569 Level 3
62 CMMN Daily Estimated Totals: Bruce Peninsula Bird Observatory
Canadian Migration Monitoring Network - Bruce Peninsula Bird Observatory
84,561 Level 3
63 Marsh Monitoring Program - Amphibian Surveys
Marsh Monitoring Program - Bird Studies Canada, Canadian Wildlife Service
81,763 Level 4
64 CMMN Daily Estimated Totals: McGill Bird Observatory
Canadian Migration Monitoring Network - McGill Bird Observatory
72,342 Level 3
65 CMMN Daily Estimated Totals: Beaverhill Bird Observatory
Canadian Migration Monitoring Network - Beaverhill Bird Observatory
66,632 Level 3
66 CMMN Daily Estimated Totals: Mackenzie Nature Observatory
Canadian Migration Monitoring Network - Mackenzie Nature Observatory
63,993 Level 3
67 CMMN Daily Estimated Totals: Whitefish Point Bird Observatory
Canadian Migration Monitoring Network - Whitefish Point Bird Observatory
63,251 Level 2
68 CMMN Daily Estimated Totals: Last Mountain Bird Observatory
Canadian Migration Monitoring Network - Last Mountain Bird Observatory
51,891 Level 3
69 Ontario Shorebird Survey
Program for Regional and International Shorebird Monitoring
46,485 Level 4
70 CMMN Daily Estimated Totals: Vaseux Lake Bird Observatory
Canadian Migration Monitoring Network - Vaseux Lake Migration Monitoring Station
46,168 Level 3
71 CMMN Daily Estimated Totals: Innis Point Bird Observatory
Canadian Migration Monitoring Network - Innis Point Bird Observatory
45,344 Level 3
72 British Columbia Breeding Bird Atlas (2008-2012): daily observations
British Columbia Breeding Bird Atlas
41,412 Level 4
73 Ontario Nocturnal Owls Survey
Ontario Nocturnal Owl Survey - Bird Studies Canada, Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources
40,449 Level 4
74 Québec Breeding Bird Atlas (2010-2014): rare species and colonial data
Québec Breeding Bird Atlas
38,765 Level 2
75 CMMN Daily Estimated Totals: Inglewood Bird Sanctuary
Canadian Migration Monitoring Network - Inglewood Bird Sanctuary
29,114 Level 3
76 CMMN Daily Estimated Totals: Teslin Lake Bird Banding Station
Canadian Migration Monitoring Network - Teslin Lake Bird Banding Station
28,037 Level 4
77 Ontario Breeding Bird Atlas (2001-2005): rare species and colonial data
Ontario Breeding Bird Atlas - Bird Studies Canada, Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources, Canadian Wildlife Service, Ontario Field Ornithologists, Ontario Nature
27,970 Level 3
78 Red-shouldered Hawk and Spring Woodpecker Survey
Bird Studies Canada - Species at risk program - Bird Studies Canada, Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources
27,696 Level 3
79 British Columbia Nocturnal Owls Survey
BC-Yukon Nocturnal Owl Survey Data Entry - Bird Studies Canada, British Columbia Ministry of Environment
26,337 Level 4
80 CMMN Daily Estimated Totals: Tatlayoko Lake Bird Observatory
Canadian Migration Monitoring Network
24,377 Level 5
81 CMMN Daily Estimated Totals: Albert Creek Bird Observatory
Canadian Migration Monitoring Network - Albert Creek Bird Observatory
23,435 Level 4
82 Manitoba Nocturnal Owls Survey
Manitoba Nocturnal Owl Survey - Bird Studies Canada, Manitoba Conservation
22,416 Level 4
83 British Columbia Breeding Bird Atlas (2008-2012): rare species and colonial data
British Columbia Breeding Bird Atlas - Bird Studies Canada, Canadian Wildlife Service, British Columbia Ministry of Environment, BC Nature, BC Field Ornithologists, Biodiversity Centre for Wildlife Studies, Louisiana Pacific, Pacific Wildlife Foundation, The
21,884 Level 3
84 Manitoba Breeding Bird Atlas (2010-2014): rare species and colonial data
Manitoba Breeding Bird Atlas
15,622 Level 3
85 Maritimes Breeding Bird Atlas (2006-2010): rare species and colonial data
Maritimes Breeding Bird Atlas - Bird Studies Canada, New Brunswick Department of Natural Resources, Prince Edward Island Department of Natural Resources, Nova Scotia Department of Natural Resources, Canadian Wildlife Service, Nature NB, Nova Scotia Bird Society, Natural History Society of Prince Edward Island
14,213 Level 3
86 Renfrew County Biotabase
Renfrew County Biotabase - Pembroke Area Field Naturalists
12,597 Level 5
87 Québec Nocturnal Owls Survey
Québec Nocturnal Owl Survey - Bird Studies Canada, Birds Protection Québec
10,435 Level 4
88 SwiftWatch
Swifts and Swallows
9,124 Level 3
89 CMMN Daily Estimated Totals: McKellar Island Bird Observatory
Canadian Migration Monitoring Network
6,844 Level 4
90 British Columbia Beached Birds Survey
Beached Bird Surveys - Bird Studies Canada, Canadian Wildlife Service
6,539 Level 4
91 British Columbia Marine Bird Atlas
British Columbia Coastal Waterbird Survey
4,311 Level 4
92 Nest records cards - Kathy Martin
Nest Records Card Schemes - University of British Columbia
4,008 Level 5
93 Nest records cards - Kathy Martin
Nest Records Card Schemes - University of British Columbia
4,008 Level 5
94 WildResearch Nightjar Survey
- WildResearch
2,754 Level 3
95 Long Point Bird Observatory Monarch Butterfly Census
Canadian Migration Monitoring Network - Long Point Bird Observatory
2,412 Level 3
96 Prairie Shorebird Survey
Program for Regional and International Shorebird Monitoring - Canadian Wildlife Service, University of Saskatchewan, Chaplin Nature Center
1,817 Level 3
97 Nest records cards - Alaine Camfield
Nest Records Card Schemes
445 Level 3
98 Nest records cards - Alaine Camfield
Nest Records Card Schemes
408 Level 3
99 Atlantic Nocturnal Owls Survey
Atlantic Canada Nocturnal Owl Survey - Bird Studies Canada, New Brunswick Department of Natural Resources, Prince Edward Island Department of Natural Resources
367 Level 4
100 Ontario Breeding Bird Atlas (2001-2005): point count data for species at risk
Ontario Breeding Bird Atlas - Bird Studies Canada, Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources, Canadian Wildlife Service, Ontario Field Ornithologists, Ontario Nature
31 Level 3
101 Maritimes Breeding Bird Atlas (2006-2010): point count data for species at risk
Maritimes Breeding Bird Atlas - Bird Studies Canada, New Brunswick Department of Natural Resources, Prince Edward Island Department of Natural Resources, Nova Scotia Department of Natural Resources, Canadian Wildlife Service, Nature NB, Nova Scotia Bird Society, Natural History Society of Prince Edward Island
13 Level 3
102 Acadian Flycatcher Survey
Bird Studies Canada - Species at risk program - Bird Studies Canada
n/a Level 1
103 Alberta Nocturnal Owls Survey
Alberta Nocturnal Owl Survey - Bird Studies Canada, Canadian Wildlife Service, Beaverhill Bird Observatory
n/a Level 4
104 Atlantic Canada Beached Bird Survey
Beached Bird Surveys - Bird Studies Canada
n/a Level 4
105 Bald Eagle Nest Productivity
Bird Studies Canada - Species at risk program - Bird Studies Canada
n/a Level 1
106 Bald Eagle Nest Satellite Tracking
Bird Studies Canada - Species at risk program - Bird Studies Canada
n/a Level 1
107 Barn Owl Recovery Program
Bird Studies Canada - Species at risk program - Bird Studies Canada
n/a Level 1
108 Breeding Bird Surveys (50 stops, Mexico)
Breeding Bird Survey - U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Canadian Wildlife Service
n/a Level 2
109 British Columbia Breeding Bird Atlas (2008-2012): point count data for species at risk
British Columbia Breeding Bird Atlas - Bird Studies Canada, Canadian Wildlife Service, British Columbia Ministry of Environment, BC Nature, BC Field Ornithologists, Biodiversity Centre for Wildlife Studies, Louisiana Pacific, Pacific Wildlife Foundation, The
n/a Level 3
110 CMMN Daily Estimated Totals: Atlantic Bird Observatory - Bon Portage Island
Canadian Migration Monitoring Network
n/a Level 3
111 CMMN Daily Estimated Totals: Atlantic Bird Observatory - Seal Island
Canadian Migration Monitoring Network
n/a Level 3
112 CMMN Daily Estimated Totals: Brier Island Bird Migration Research Station
Canadian Migration Monitoring Network - Brier Island Bird Migration Research Station
n/a Level 2
113 CMMN Daily Estimated Totals: Gros Morne National Park Migration Monitoring Station
Canadian Migration Monitoring Network - Gros Morne National Park Migration Monitoring Station
n/a Level 2
114 CMMN Daily Estimated Totals: Revelstoke Bird Monitoring Station
Canadian Migration Monitoring Network - Revelstoke Bird Monitoring Station
n/a Level 2
115 CMMN Daily Estimated Totals: St. Andrews Bird Banding Station
Canadian Migration Monitoring Network - St. Andrews Bird Banding Station
n/a Level 2
116 Canadian Lakes Loon Survey
Canadian Lakes Loon Survey - Bird Studies Canada
n/a Level 4
117 Forest Bird Monitoring Program - Point Pelee National Park
Forest Bird Monitoring Program - Bird Studies Canada, Parks Canada
n/a Level 4
118 Golden-winged Warbler
Bird Studies Canada - Species at risk program
n/a Level 1
119 High Elevation Landbird Program
Bird Studies Canada - Species at risk program - Bird Studies Canada
n/a Level 3
120 Hooded Warbler Survey
Bird Studies Canada - Species at risk program - Bird Studies Canada, Canadian Wildlife Service
n/a Level 1
121 LPWWRF - Long Point Waterfowl Census
NatureCounts
n/a Level 2
122 Manitoba Breeding Bird Atlas (2010-2014): point count data for species at risk
Manitoba Breeding Bird Atlas
n/a Level 3
123 Maritimes Marsh Monitoring Program
Marsh Monitoring Program - Bird Studies Canada, Environment Canada, New Brunswick Department of Natural Resources, Prince Edward Island Fish and Wildlife Division, New Brunswick Wildlife Trust Fund
n/a Level 3
124 Maritimes Nest Record Scheme
Project NestWatch - Bird Studies Canada, Canadian Wildlife Service
n/a Level 4
125 Nest records cards - Tony Leukering
Nest Records Card Schemes
n/a Level 2
126 New Brunswick Forest Hawk and Woodpecker survey
NatureCounts - Bird Studies Canada, New Brunswick Department of Natural Resources
n/a Level 3
127 Nova Scotia Piping Plover Conservation Program
Bird Studies Canada - Species at risk program - Bird Studies Canada, Nova Scotia Department of Natural Resources
n/a Level 1
128 Ontario Heronry Inventory
NatureCounts
n/a Level 4
129 Ontario Nest Record Scheme
Project NestWatch - Bird Studies Canada
n/a Level 4
130 Ontario Whip-poor-will Project
Ontario Whip-poor-will Project - Bird Studies Canada
n/a Level 3
131 Prairie Nest Record Scheme
Project NestWatch - Federation of Alberta Naturalists, Bird Studies Canada
n/a Level 4
132 Programme de surveillance des oiseaux échoués du Québec
Beached Bird Surveys
n/a Level 4
133 Prothonotary Warbler Nest Productivity
Bird Studies Canada - Species at risk program - Bird Studies Canada, Canadian Wildlife Service
n/a Level 1
134 Québec Breeding Bird Atlas (2010-2014): point count data for species at risk
Québec Breeding Bird Atlas
n/a Level 2
135 Québec Nest Record Scheme
Project NestWatch - Bird Studies Canada
n/a Level 4
136 Short-eared Owl Census
Bird Studies Canada - Species at risk program - Bird Studies Canada
n/a Level 1
137 Études des populations d'oiseaux du Québec
NatureCounts
n/a Level 2

NatureCounts Statistics:


Records102,542,637
Locations1,389,950
Taxa4,848
Date Range-1900 - 2017
Datasets414


 

 

 
 

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