Integrated Bird Conservation in the United States

The U.S. North American Bird Conservation Initiative (NABCI) Committee is a forum of government agencies, private organizations, and bird initiatives designed to meet common bird conservation goals. The focus is to advance “coordinated bird monitoring, conservation design, private land conservation, trinational projects, and institutional support in state and federal agencies for integrated bird conservation.” Some

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13 Prairie Birds Needing Conservation

The Nature Conservancy’s Prairie Wings project has mapped out the places needing conservation to protect thirteen birds of the prairie/grasslands. These include: Lark Bunting Cassin’s Sparrow Lesser Prairie-Chicken Greater Prairie-Chicken Sprague’s Pipit Ferruginous Hawk McCown’s Longspur Scaled Quail Long-billed Curlew Baird’s Sparrow Burrowing Owl Mountain Plover Chestnut-collared Longspur The Nature Conservancy’s site has detailed species

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PIF Landbird Population Estimate Database

The Rocky Mountain Bird Observatory and Partners In Flight (PIF) have teamed up to bring about a wonderful database of landbird populations. The data comes from the North American Landbird Conservation Plan from 2004, which is mostly from Breeding Bird Survey data from the 1990s. You can download whole tables of data or query individual

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