Monitoring Network of the Americas
LaMNA is on hiatus as of Spring 2016 with limited staffing.
Data remain securely archived and available online.
Stay tuned for developments or contact us for more information.
purpose is to bring together people who monitor birds, from the smallest
bird banding and censusing stations to large bird observatories and government
agencies and to preserve data for the future. Some of our goals are to:
communication between researchers through newsletters and meetings,
cooperative research projects spanning regional boundaries,
bird banding data available to a wide audience,
tools to researchers and managers for data exploration and analysis,
data from loss.
If you are interested in contributing data to this effort, please contact us.
- June 2014 Newsletter
added with SPLATs: Update on banding data exploration tool
- Do birds select habitat or food resources? New publicaton on
Nearctic-Neotropical migrant in northeastern Costa Rica
data storage increases: Nearing 7 million records!
important LaMNA symposium at meetings in Estes Park, Colorado,
- Review our May 2016 Data Archiving Summary table. Our data archives currently contain almost 5 million records from over 100 cooperators, with 4 million records now available in online visualization tools!
invite you to learn more about LaMNA and
join us in our efforts to increase our knowledge of avian ecology.
is free and open to all. If you are interested in joining, please fill
out our Application
for Membership (Word 2002 document).