For those of us with smart phones, there are several clicker apps available for free that seem to work reasonably well without the added equipment.
On Nov 21, 2013, at 6:47 PM, Nancy Goodrich wrote:
> A wonderful, useful article; many thanks. Where can clickers be purchased?
> Nancy Goodrich, Shelburne
> On Thu, Nov 21, 2013 at 4:10 PM, Kent McFarland <[log in to unmask]
>> Hi folks,
>> Ian Worley wrote a nice article for Vermont eBird on tips for counting
>> birds in those really huge flocks. Check it out at
>> http://ebird.org/content/vt/news/tips-for-counting-big-flocks/. I know I
>> sometimes struggle to get a reasonably count for my eBird checklist and
>> this article is full of really good ideas and a few links to others. Thanks
>> to Ron Payne for the neat photo and editorial suggestions on this. These
>> two eBirders do a super job with reporting counts as accurately as they can
>> in eBird and we thank them for sharing some tips with us.
>> Use some of these tips and get out and give an estimate of those giant
>> flocks! Surely there is a crow roost or a big flock of waterfowl just
>> waiting to be documented near you.
>> Good birding,
>> Kent McFarland
>> Vermont Center for Ecostudies
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