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- American Bird
Center - Links related to birds and birding in the United
States and Canada.
- American Birding
Association - North America's largest membership organization
for active birders, with news, details on publications and
programs, and birding resources.
- A2Z4 Birders
Online Guide: North American Birds - Guide to many different
groups of birds with photos, text, sounds, sonograms, maps,
- Badbirdz - An e-zine
of North American birding, with seawatching and Florida site
- The Bird Guide -
Site guides, identification articles, and links for the Pacific
Northwest, including Oregon, Washington, California, Idaho,
and British Columbia.
Lists - North America - Checklists and links for all
US states, Canadian provinces, and outlying areas.
Records Committee Forum - Archives of the e-mail group
for discussion of issues pertaining to groups that evaluate
rare bird reports.
Song and Wildlife Unlimited - Information about the
book by Ernie Jardine with tips on learning songs, quiz (no
audio), links, and photo gallery.
- BirdSource - Joint
project of National Audubon and the Cornell Lab of Ornithology
with the complete Christmas Bird Count database, Project FeederWatch,
BirdCast, HawkWatch results, Great Backyard Bird Count, and
- Bird Watcher's
Digest - Magazine for birdwatching, birding, backyard
bird feeding, bird gardening, bird identification, bird travel,
and birding products.
- BirdBand -
Archives of the forum for bird banders.
- BirdCntr -
Archives of the e-mail group for central US/Canada rare bird
- BirdEast -
Archives of the e-mail group for eastern US/Canada rare bird
- Birder.com - Links
and books useful to birders.
- Birders Journal -
The Canadian magazine for North American birders, with information
and tables of contents.
- Birdfilms.com - Videos
and DVDs on the lives and natural habitats of North American
birds by Michael Male and Judy Fieth.
- BirdHawk -
Archives of the Hawk Migration Association of North America
- Birding America -
Pictures and stories of birds, habitats, and birding at more
than 185 sites in the United States and Canada.
- BirdIQ - Site from
ConocoPhillips with basic information on birds, bird watching,
and feeding for students, teachers, and anyone interested in
- Bird_RBA -
Archives of the e-mail group for reports of continentally rare
- Birds of North
America - Comprehensive reference series on North American
birds, with information and sample profiles.
of the Continental United States and Canada - Checklist
of 914 species recorded in North America north of Mexico.
- Birdwatching -
Frequently asked questions, birding tips, articles, and store.
- BirdWest -
Archives of the e-mail group for western US/Canada rare bird
- Birdzilla - Sightings,
newsletter, articles, species profiles including the complete
text of Bent's Life Histories, bird lists, photos, backyard
birding, and shopping.
- Boreal Songbird Initiative -
Dedicated to educating birdwatchers and naturalists about the
importance of the boreal forest of North America to migratory
- Cornell Laboratory
of Ornithology - A membership institution interpreting
and conserving the earth's biological diversity through research,
education, and citizen science focused on birds.
- eBird - Project developed
by the Cornell Lab of Ornithology and the National Audubon
Society, provides a simple way to keep track of the birds you
see anywhere in North America.
Birds - Species accounts of North American birds, including
images, descriptions, and sounds.
- Familiar Birds - Full
text of some of the species accounts of more common birds by
Arthur Cleveland Bent from his classic Life Histories of North
American Birds (1919-1968).
- Field Birding -
Travel tips, trip reports, and articles.
West's Birding Homepage - Photo gallery, trip reports,
Arizona hummingbird banding program, and updates to "A Birder's
Guide to Alaska".
- Hawk Migration Association
of North America - Monitors raptor migration throughout
- HawkCount - Daily reports
of migrant hawks seen at many North American hawk watch sites.
- Hummingbirds -
Photograph album, migration maps, attracting and feeding tips,
species accounts, and articles.
to the Archives of Birding Email Lists - Links to searchable
archives of U.S. and Canada birding email groups.
Field Guide to Birds - Keys to identify North American
species online; from The BioDiversity Institute. Includes
James Audubon's Birds of America - Audubon's images
and original text descriptions from an 1840 (First Octavo
Edition) of Audubon's complete seven volume text.
Nature Conservancy - Migratory Bird Program - Programs
to protect critical habitats for birds throughout the Western
Hemisphere. Species abstracts, fact sheets, and links.
- Naturesound.org -
Sounds recordings, mostly of North American birds, by Martyn
- North America Rare Bird Alert -
Subscription reporting service on rare birds in the United
States and Canada.
- North American Bird Notes -
Notes, distribution maps, and photos of current rarities. Includes
gull section and bird quizzes.
- North American
Bird Photography Gallery - Photographs of many species
by Peter LaTourrette.
- North American
Bird Sounds - Doug Von Gausig's site with bird songs,
other sounds, and some explanatory text.
American Birds - Quarterly journal with feature articles
and comprehensive sightings summaries. Available online are
information about the journal, tables of contents, some photos,
and submission information.
English Names of North American Birds - Thorough list
of old names of North American and Hawaiian birds and their
- Old Bird, Inc. - Information
about the Flight Calls of Migratory Birds (Eastern North American
Landbirds) CD-ROM and the Dickcissel night flight call monitoring
- On Silent Wings
Bird Photography - Photographs of birds from the ABA
North American region, with birding and photograph links
for beginners to experts.
- Partners in Flight -
An association supported by federal, state, and regional governments
dedicated to the preservation of bird species that summer in
North America and winter in South America. Volunteer info and
- Patuxent - Bird Population
Studies - Comprehensive data on North American birds,
including the Breeding Bird Survey, Christmas Bird Count
trends, migratory bird projects, the Bird Identification
InfoCenter, checklists, ID tips, and quiz.
Birding Resources - Links and list of bird spectacles.
of North American Breeding Birds - Maps showing changes
in distribution and abundance patterns of some North American
birds during the period 1970-1989.
- Sibley Guides -
Information about the Sibley Guide to Birds, including updates,
subspecies, and a gallery of David Sibley's paintings.
Birds - Articles and links on different topics related
to birds and birding.
- TeenBirdChat -
E-mail group for young birders.
- The Virtual Birder -
Virtual birding tours of North America's leading hot spots,
articles, rare bird alerts, e-mail discussion group archives,
and photo galleries.
Species Audio Library - Collection of 200 bird song
audio recordings in high-quality MP3 format. All recordings
were made in Wisconsin.