What is AviAtlas ?

Aviatlas is a free website for exploring and sharing information about birding hotspots around the world. Think of it as a map-based wiki for birding hotspots. It provides birders the opportunity to explore and edit hotspot descriptions, photographs, recent visits and sightings anywhere in the world.

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Tucson Audubon Living With Nature

02/09/10 ~ ~

AviAtlas presented the Tucson area hotspot collaboration to the members of Tucson Audubon Society yesterday and recieved a warm welcome!  The presentation included a brief tour of user adde... Learn more>

updated hotspots

27,406 hotspot locations 874 hotspot descriptions

new hotspot photos

Olive Warbler

Uploaded by: Gary Botello 09/26/13


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69,320 observations recorded in 4,098 sighting records.

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  • Green tailed towee 01/17/11 Catalina State Park

    seen on the birding trail