The methods, protocols, and pilot season outcomes are described in the following publication:

References used in developing the statistical results:

  • Bibby, C. J., Burgess, N. D., and Hill, D. A. 1992. Bird Census Techniques. Academic Press Limited, London.
  • Magurran, A. E. 1988. Ecological Diversity and Its Measurement. Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ.

This site provides bird identification training resources, practice tests, and an opportunity to certify your birding skills: