The Ethno-ornithology World Atlas is a space for community-curated bird and ecological knowledge in many languages,
facilitating equitable partnerships between local experts, conservationists, and researchers

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Term
suaéja
Translation
Papagayo rojo, Red-and-Green Macaw
Term
tojé
Translation
Chajá, Southern Screamer
Term
tên
Translation
Tero, Southern Lapwing
Term
gaacó
Translation
Guaicurú, Laughing Falcon
Term
eapotoi
Translation
Buitre cabeza roja, Turkey Vulture
Term
digóoco
Translation
Lechuza, Tropical Screech-owl
Term
cácacac
Translation
Bandurria mora, Plumbeous ibis
Term
cojnóo
Translation
Búho común, Chaco owl
Term
cocáac
Translation
Bandurria, Buff-necked ibis
Term
asonjá
Translation
Atajacaminos chico, Little Nightjar
Term
tautau
Translation
Halcón negro, Bat Falcon
Community
EWA Resources
Category
Bird song & calls, Stewardship, Teachings, Global
Summary
Follow this link to hear bird songs and calls uploaded by users around the world. Helpful for identifying birds.
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Community
EWA Resources
Category
Threats, Bird song & calls, Behavioural observations, Relations w/ other life & landscape, Teachings
Summary
Resources for 'bird language exploration' to increase awareness of bird calls and behaviour as well as 'birding on the trail' to help with finding and identifying birds. Follow these links to find science and teaching resources for field instructors.
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Community
EWA Resources
Category
Global, Conservation, Behavioural observations
Summary
Follow this link to find an online guide to birds and bird watching.
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Community
EWA Resources
Category
Other (use keywords), Stewardship, Preferred habitats, Teachings
Summary
Follow this link to find educational resources such as kits and book activities as well as information about workshops and webinars.
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Community
EWA Resources
Category
Global, Behavioural observations, Phenology/ seasonality, Preferred habitats
Summary
Follow this link to submit or view nature obervations from across the world.
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Community
EWA Resources
Category
Other (use keywords), Bird song & calls, Behavioural observations, Visual/ material/ movement arts, Teachings
Summary
Follow this link to broaden your understanding of birds with online courses, videos and articles.
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Community
EWA Resources
Category
Other (use keywords), Conservation, Bird song & calls, Behavioural observations, Visual/ material/ movement arts, Teachings
Summary
Follow this link for a website which allows you to record bird sightings and observations and share them with other users and researchers.
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Summary: 
A list of names from Desfayes and others
Community
jne yabai
Category
South America, Behavioural observations, Oral histories, Ontology, Personhood
Summary
Jani ja juluete ja
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People + Birds Around the World
Category
Conservation, Stewardship, Political/ rights & responsibilities
Summary
A list of resources related to land rights, (counter)mapping Indigenous territories, and related things
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Community
People + Birds Around the World
Category
The arts
Summary
Guidance documents and tools for policy and respectful & ethical relations regarding research & knowledge
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Community
People + Birds Around the World
Category
Culture, Naming, Oral histories, Personal narratives, Related to UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples
Summary
A list of excellent resources related to language revitalization