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Charting Multiple Results

This article shows how to use the Graph Series Union and Data Labeler components to make a single chart showing multiple results. For example, the chart below shows the total number of American Goldfinches seen (in blue) compared to the total number of observations of that species (in red). The...

Description of the WildFinder Datasets

Animal Data The ecoregion and animal datasets available for use with Crossing Boundaries activities are derived from the World Wildlife Fund WildFinder Database. WWF’s WildFinder database contains over 26,000 records of presence and absence data for amphibian, bird, mammal, and reptile species found within each of Earth’s 825 terrestrial ecoregions....

The eBird and Project FeederWatch Datasets

eBird | Project FeederWatch Introduction The Avian Knowledge Network (AKN) consolidates data from many institutions that have a plethora of bird monitoring projects. You can now access two of the many datasets from the AKN from within Science Pipes, using a large library of components specifically created to work with...

Tutorial - Building a basic eBird pipe

Introduction This tutorial will take you through the steps of building a pipe that creates a simple visualization of eBird data. You will end up with a pipe similar to the one called “example – AKN eBird dataset” pictured below. This tutorial is also available as a PDF. Part 1....

AKN eBird Observers List Released

The new AKN eBird Components for Science Pipes include a filter that allows you to exclude all AKN eBird data except that coming from a specific observer. However, this filter works only if you know exactly the right way to phrase the text of observer name. Within the eBird data...

"Skull-and-Crossbones" Components

We have introduced the concept of labeling some components with the skull-and-crossbones. Components labelled with the skull-and-crossbones icon represent beta components, which may change in the future and may quit working in your pipe. However, they are represent new and interesting functionality that you might want to try out and...

Avian Knowledge Network Components

Science Pipes now has a growing library of components that can be used to access and manipulate Avian Knowledge Network (AKN) data. This AKN component library can be accessed from the Science Pipes editor by selecting "eBird AKN Components" from the list at the top of the component library at...

Crossing Boundaries Components

Science Pipes is being used as and educational tool in the Crossing Boundaries project

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