Date: 5/8/19 10:49 am
From: Jeffrey Tufts <jctufts33...>
Subject: [obol] Re: Ebird tutorial and lengthy posts
This also might help Mary.

https://academy.allaboutbirds.org/product/ebird-essentials/

On Wed, May 8, 2019 at 9:29 AM Tyler Hallman <hallmanator...> wrote:

> Hi Mary,
>
> A while ago we made a few videos about eBird foe the Oregon 2020 project.
> They're a little outdated, but I believe the majority of it is still the
> same. We don't have a tutorial about the app, but I found a link to one and
> posted it below. If you scroll to the bottom of the page there are three
> quick tutorials. They're mainly about data submission. At this point eBird
> themselves may have come out with something better. If you have any
> questions, I would be happy to answer them.
>
> http://oregon2020.com/resources/
>
> https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yUH2Wjj1zi0
>
> Cheers,
>
> On Wed, May 8, 2019 at 8:37 AM Mary Reese <dmarc-noreply...>
> wrote:
>
>> Is there an "Ebird for Dummies" type course I could take? I downloaded
>> it onto my phone a year ago, tried to post my list from Prineville
>> Reservoir, but it wouldn't take it, so I haven't tried anything since.
>> Can't figure out how to look anything up either. I don't plan to enter
>> anything while in the field, because I'm too busy being "in the moment" and
>> looking at other animals and landscapes, often while walking a dog and/or
>> managing hiking poles. So I prefer tallying up the list later. I really
>> don't know how to start using it. Maybe Audubon could have a class once in
>> awhile.
>>
>> Also, I'm intimidated by these long-winded bird-nerd techy posts and the
>> overwhelming number of them. Never see that on Tweeters or frankly any
>> other list I'm on. It would be nice if there was another list for these
>> kind of conversations and just a friendly regular OBOL for bird sightings.
>>
>> Venting complete. :-)
>>
>>
>>
>>
>>
>> *Mary M. ReeseEastrose UU Staff MusicianRose Parkway Cat Sitting
>> *
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>>
>
>
> --
> Tyler Hallman, Ph.D.
> Postdoctoral Scholar
> Department of Fisheries and Wildlife
> Oregon State University Corvallis
>
> "You miss one hundred percent of the shots you never take."
> -Wayne Gretzky
>
> "We're becoming paleontologists describing things that are already
> extinct."
> -Luis Coloma regarding herpetologists
>

 
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