The Bird Wide Web™ is an independent, objective survey of birding resources available to anyone with an internet connection and an up-to-date web browser. Sites, apps, downloads, and other online offerings described here are all tested for the broadest compatibility with different devices and operating systems. Nothing on the web is perfect or guaranteed, but due diligence has been done, and suggestions for improvement to this site are always welcome.

December 2023

The Bird Wide Web™ is folding its wings.

This website will shut down sometime in 2024, and the domain name will be made available for others to use. A permanent archive of the site's contents has been posted and will continue to be available here:



August 2021:

Bird Arts and Crafts II

Unique artisans who have made their creations available online.

July 2021:

Satellite Tracking of Birds

Opportunities to remotely view the migratory movements of even individual birds.

June 2021:

Bird Arts and Crafts

Patterns, plans, and directions for unusual creative projects accurately representing bird species.

The Bird Wide Web™ will be publishing a new article each month.

Recent Favorites:

August 2021


July 2021


June 2021


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