Useful materials for Birding and for Bird Count
The Checklist to Birds of Armenia containing 366 species in Latin, English, Russian, and Armenian. Download here:
To read more on the EBBA 2 methodology download the last version using link below.
To identify the square, where you implement the count, please, use the 50x50 km or 10x10 km grid map. Download the KML file, and launch it at Google Earth. If you do not have Google Earth on your computer, you can download it here.
For field bird count we use standardized data collection protocol. It may be used both for transect and point counts.
Please, enter the collected data into electronic table and send to the following address: email@example.com.
Since 2015 we annually publish lists of volunteers, providing their data on birds.
Download the list of data contributors of 2014-2015:
You can learn identification of birds using training program, developed by our group. With progress of the trainee, the identification tests become advanced and the time for species observation consistently decreases. Below you can find the classes clustered by habitats.