Free Downloads of Resources in Spanish
1.) Celebrate Urban Birds
a.) For the United States and Canada:
i.) A bird guide showing 16 focal bird species with beautiful illustrations. They also include magnificent illustrations of Hummingbirds in North America. To view the guide, click here!
ii.) A sheet describing the project. There is also a form you can use to enter your bird observations and a poster of the silhouettes of the 16 focal bird species. Click here!
iii.) A list of the 16 species with detailed pictures and space to note the number of times the bird was seen. Available in Spanish and Engish. Click here!
b.) For Mexico:
i. A bird guide with 16 focal bird species that includes beautiful pictures of the birds, distribution maps, and interesting facts about their behavior and habitat. Click here!
ii. A description of learning to recognize the species and a sheet to collect observations with detailed pictures of the birds. There is also have a poster showing the silhouettes of the 16 focal species! Click here
c.) For the Region of the Amazonian-Peru
Download the materials used in the Celebrate Urban Birds Environmental Educational Curriculum for the Amazonian- Peru (Currículo de Educación Ambiental en la Amazonia Peruana)! The kit includes tips on how to observe the 16 focal species in the Amazons of Peru as well as a table to jot down your bird observations. There is also a helpful poster that contain silhouettes of the 16 focal species and tips on where to observe them. The Environmental Educational Curriculum for the Amazonian- Peru contains interesting activities you can use if you’re from the region. If you are not located in the Amazons of Peru the curriculum is adaptable to different regions and educational interests. It also has information and activities about nesting as well as an entire section about citizen science so that you and your participants can begin your own project!
i. To download the bird observation table with tips on how to observe the 16 focal species, and the bird silhouettes poster, click here!
ii. To download the 16 focal species guide with information about the focal species of this project, map distributions, and cool facts about their behavior and ecology, click here!
iii. Amazonia Peruana Curriculum: This activity guide is for informal or formal educators who are passionate in motivating, teaching and inspiring their students to get involved in environmental conservation. The activity guide is designed with simple lesson plans that contain fun activities about the focal bird species in the Amazons of Peru. Through the monthly lesson plans, we hope students become interested in conserving their local birds and participating in citizen science through bird observation. This curriculum pairs well with the Peru kit. To download this guide click here!
To know more about the nests of the 16 focal species click here!