Ontario Breeding Bird Atlas (2001-2005): rare species and colonial data

Bird Studies Canada
http://www.bsc-eoc.org

Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources
http://www.mnr.gov.on.ca/

Canadian Wildlife Service

Ontario Field Ornithologists
http://www.ofo.ca/

Ontario Nature
http://www.ontarionature.org/

Project name: Ontario Breeding Bird Atlas

Goals : The atlas represents an enormous coordinated effort by over 3,000 birders who surveyed the province from Lake Erie to Hudson Bay. It summarizes the state of Ontario birds, including information on each species' biology and abundance. Special sections analyze changes in bird populations and distribution, indicating which species are most imperiled and which are thriving.

Dataset summary : Ontario Breeding Bird Atlas (2001-2005): includes details of rare and colonial species (date, location, etc.).

Year started : 2001

Year finished : 2005

Geographic area covered : Ontario

Primary species covered : Rare and colonial breeding bird species

Dataset Stats:

Records27,970
Locations27,970
Taxa289
Date Range1998 - 2005
Access LevelLevel 3
CodeOBBA2RC
BMDE versionBMDE2.00
Last updated21/11/08

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