Costa Rica Bird Observatories

Data publisher. More info at: http://www.costaricabird.org/

Data publisher information

Full title

Costa Rica Bird Observatories

Description

Institute of Biodiversity (INBio), US Forest Service, Klamath Bird Observatory, and many other collaborators, both private and public. The Observatories’ primary objective includes the promotion of bird conservation and education in Costa Rica through scientific monitoring. Humans and birds depend on intact ecosystems for food resources, shelter and other broad environmental processes such as carbon sequestration and atmospheric regulation. Human enterprise routinely degrades ecosystems causing the global decline of many bird populations. To manage and conserve bird species in peril we must identify factors preventing population-level recovery, thereby moving beyond estimates of mere population size to demographics and to the underlying causes of population changes.

Primary contacts

Technical contact
Manuel Vargas
Administrative contact
Pablo Elizondo
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Address

Costa Rica Bird Observatories Costa Rica

Website

http://www.costaricabird.org/

Endorsed by

Costa Rica Biodiversity Facility

Georeferenced data

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The map shows georeferenced data for all datasets published. 80% of all data is georeferenced.

Published datasets

  • Bird Monitoring Data Occurrence dataset. Updated Apr 29, 2014. 27,290 records (27,061 georeferenced)