Resources

Located below are links to download copies of the guidance documents for conducting nightjar and other crepuscular/nocturnal bird observations in Maine. The first file (Maine Nightjar Handbook) contains information about completing nightjar route surveys in Maine. The second file outlines gathering crepuscular and nocturnal bird observations in Atlas blocks as part of the Maine Bird Atlas (a project of the Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife). Click on the titles below to view PDFs of the documents:

Some additional volunteer resources on the site include a field season calendar and a quiz to test your identification skills

© 2019 Logan Parker

The Maine Nightjar Monitoring Project is a part of the Maine Natural History Observatory