People + Birds Around the World

Welcome! This community is for all people anywhere in the world who want to share knowledge, names,  or other cultural material about birds. Every one who registers with EWA will be automatically added to this community and to its sharing protocol. Most digital heritage here will be open & publicly shared under the protocol 'Open Sharing - Abierto a tod@s'. If you are interested in creating content with limited sharing to a particular group, please create a new EWA 'Community' with its own sharing protocols. 

First Steps for contributing material to this community:

--Register as an EWA user or Log In to your EWA account

--Add Content button in the top menu should give you the choice to + Digital Heritage or + BirdWord etc. (See Help menu for more step by step instructions for getting started). 

Recent DH Items
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People + Birds Around the World
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Educational, Educational materials, learning birdsong, Europe, Bird song & calls, Preferred habitats, Names
Summary
A short movie featuring 31 species local to Oxford with habitat and song to help people learn to recognise the songs they hear
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People + Birds Around the World, Cahow Community
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Oceania, Eggs & nests, Markers of environmental change (population-level observations), Conservation, Success stories, Stewardship, Lessons learned, Crucial habitat threats/ needs, Stories, Proper conduct, Personal narratives, Oral histories, Historical
Summary
As a schoolboy on Bermuda in 1951 David Wingate was invited on an ornithological expedition. In these recordings he describes how they rediscovered the Cahow, or Bermuda Petrel, previously thought extinct for 300 years.
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People + Birds Around the World, Druk Bja Tshering
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Research offered in this region/ topic, Culture, Sacred/ divine/ spirit world, Material culture, Ceremonial/ ritual
Summary
This festival is hosted in November and welcomes the widely referenced heavenly and sacred species into the Kingdom
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People + Birds Around the World
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Names
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People + Birds Around the World
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The arts