Interactive Media Links

National Geographic: Interactive Map – Golden Eagle ebird Sightings

Explore where the Golden Eagle, or another bird species, resides on a World Map.  See where these animals are most frequently spotted.

– ebird Sightings

The Cornell Lab of Ornithology – Yardmap

Yardmap, “A free, interactive, citizen science mapping project about habitat creation and low-impact land use.”  Design a landscape map of your backyard, office building, or school and help scientists understand how residential space supports birds.  This is an entertaining, educational, website that your students will be sure to enjoy.

Yardmap

U.S. Geological Survey:

Below are two websites, the first is Golden Eagle specific while the second allows for a bird species search.  On these websites you can find a species taxonomy, maps of abundance or population change, quizzes, trend estimates, and route analysis:

Golden Eagle

Bird Species Search

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Golden Eagle Photograph-by-Murdo-Macleo