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The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation has added a link to a translation service developed by Microsoft Inc., entitled Bing Translator, as a convenience to visitors to the DEC website who speak languages other than English.

Additional information can be found at DEC's Language Assistance Page.

Breeding Bird Atlas Data and Maps

BBA Database - See species lists and distribution maps from the 1st Atlas (1980-1985) and 2nd Atlas (2000-2005).

BBA Survey Blocks Maps on Google Earth - Download Google Earth Maps to view and identify Breeding Bird Atlas (BBA) survey blocks and bird species data. For assistance using and downloading this data, review Using the Online Database (PDF, 1.9 MB) guidelines, which were prepared by The Cornell Lab of Ornithology.

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