Monitoring to Conserve Midwestern Birds
The Midwest Coordinated Bird Monitoring Partnership is a regional network committed to informed bird conservation decisions through enhanced coordination and exchange of monitoring information. Since 2009, we have been accomplishing these goals through regular workshops, an interactive website, registry of Midwest bird monitoring programs, focused working groups, and a state-of-the-art system for data management and decision support. The following pages will help orient you to our partnership:
About Us - Discover the people and organizations that comprise the Midwest Coordinated Bird Monitoring Partnership
Our Work - Access documents, reports, publications, and our registry of Midwest bird monitoring programs.
Midwest Avian Data Center - Our regional node of the Avian Knowledge Network supports a large partnership for the strategic conservation of birds and their habitats throughout our eight-state region.
Working Groups- Learn about the exciting projects we are leading and get involved in one or more of our working groups today!
News and Opportunities - Keep up-to-date with the latest news, funding opportunities, and job postings. You can also access materials from our regional workshops here.
Calendar - Find out about meetings, workshops, webinars, and training events.
Connect - Join the conversation on our discussions page, post photos, and discover other bird monitoring partnerships.
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