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Data Stories: Birdsong, Crow Attacks, Migration Maps

Explore bird sounds, track crow behavior, and see animal movement maps created by new types of data collection.

Organize Sound with Machine Learning

Google AI Experiements

‎This experiment from Google used machine learning to break bird vocalizations into component parts and then group them into an interactive visualization. Click the question mark in the corner for background on the project.


Where Do Birds Attack?

Crow Trax

The CrowTrax project uses crowdsourced data to plot the frequency of crow attacks and other hostile behavior in Vancouver, British Columbia. The personal accounts clearly mark trends in behavior when mapped in this way.


Tracking Animal Movement

National Geographic

These maps from National Geographic demonstrate how advances in data collection are expanding the ways that biologists can study animal behavior.


About the Author

Lindsay Stares is a production editor at TDWI. You can contact her here.

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