Suddenly, Oceans Are Quiet: In a side-effect of coronavirus measures, shipping traffic has declined and oceans are quieter. In Alaska, seals and humpback whales are noticing.
Love Our Bird Cams? Check out "Hawk Happenings," a viewer-driven investigation that's exploring Red-tailed Hawk behavior at our live Cornell Hawks nest cam. Try it out.
June eBirder of the Month Challenge: Submit 20 eligible checklists from one eBird location and you could win ZEISS binoculars. Details here. New to eBird? Try this free course.
Enjoy Bird Sounds and Win: Rate Macaulay Library recordings and you could win a year of Birds of the World. Or upload 50 of your own clips to win recording equipment. Enter by June 30. Full details.
Win a Free Course: In June, every eligible eBird checklist that you submit gives you a chance to win a free bird behavior course from Bird Academy.
Nest Quest Go: It's always nesting season at Nest Quest Go! Help us transcribe historic nest observations in this fascinating project at Zooniverse. This month focuses on American Robins and flycatchers.