Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

eBird FAQs
NEW TO EBIRD? Start by taking our FREE eBird Essentials course. This 100% free, online course answers most new user questions and helps you start eBirdi...
Thu, 2 Jul, 2020 at 1:38 PM
eBird Hotspot FAQs
Frequently Asked Questions about eBird Hotspots What is a Hotspot? What makes a good eBird Hotspot? Does a Hotspot need to have lots of birds? How do...
Mon, 13 Apr, 2020 at 3:25 PM
eBird media upload FAQ
eBird Media Frequently Asked Questions Adding photos and audio recordings How do I add a photo or sound recording to my eBird Checklist? How do I ad...
Wed, 30 Sep, 2020 at 9:05 PM
eBird Alerts and Targets FAQs
eBird Alerts and Targets Frequently Asked Questions How do I access eBird Alerts? How do I subscribe/unsubscribe to email Alerts? Why am I no longer rece...
Fri, 11 Sep, 2020 at 4:59 PM
How can your eBird data be used?
eBird data are made available to birders, researchers, conservationists, and educators around the world. All eBird data that are publicly available have gon...
Wed, 29 Apr, 2020 at 6:07 PM
eBird Glossary
Birding is full of specific terminology, so eBird has its fair share as a result! We’ve defined some of the important terms you’ll run across in eBird below...
Tue, 8 Sep, 2020 at 2:53 PM