Useful materials for Birding and for Bird Count
The most up-to-date Checklist to Birds of Armenia containing 374 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: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Since 2015 we annually publish lists of volunteers, providing their data on birds.
Download the list of data contributors of selected year:
Feeding birds in winter might help them to survive in this hard period. Download the winter bird feeding manual here, and learn about bird feeders, foods, and the species, which can be observed during winter:
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.