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Last 5 notable reports for North America :       plot locations on mapNEW!

Today, 4:46pm - Yellow-crowned Parrot, California [ABA: 6] 5 recent image(s)  confirmed, 11 sighting(s)

Today, 4:42pm - Bat Falcon, Texas [ABA: 6] 10 recent image(s)  confirmed, 26 sighting(s)
Today, 1:59pm - Red-crested Pochard, Florida [ABA: 6]  2 sighting(s)
Today, 1:36pm - Red-fronted Coot, Washington [ABA: 6]
Today, 11:52am - Tricolored Munia, Florida [ABA: 6] 16 recent image(s)  confirmed, 40 sighting(s)

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-revision history-
v2.1  - 11/11/20 - Various performance updates. Added location blacklists to ignore exotic hotspots. Added Borough and Parish nomenclature to tweets.
v2.0  - 03/30/18 - Upgraded to v2.0 of the eBird API
v1.8  - 01/01/17 - You can now 'show all photographs' to see every photo submitted for a species; Revised ABA codes for birds missing.
v1.7  - 01/30/16 - Added images of rarities for birds Code 3 and higher. Click on camera icon to see photo from reports.
v1.6  - 01/05/16 - Database optimizations, Canadian provinces added, plot maps refined
v1.5  - 01/21/13 - Added 'Advanced Settings'; Search by Observer, Location or Photos Only
v1.31 - 12/13/12 - Added cloud view, refined viewing species with multiple reports for same location
v1.3  - 12/12/12 - Added 'camera icon' for reports with photographs included, lots of bug fixes
v1.2  - 01/30/12 - Lots of bug fixes. Added 'Preferences' page, you can now modify your user settings and SMS settings at county/state level.
v1.1  - 01/25/12 - Fixed major bug with GPS position tracking on mobile devices. Should work properly now. Refined user sign-in/registration process
v1.01 - 01/23/12 - Added user registration functionality. Added browser GPS detection. Added pop-up maps. Added distance calculations.
v1.0  - 01/22/12 - Initial version coded.