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  1. opisska

    Parsiger - analysing the wealth of Tarsiger data

    Ebird is good for individual species, but there are hundreds of them and I do not know any way how to extract ebird data efficiently, so that's why I was so happy with Tarsgier as the source. For the few top species, just looking at ebird is the best source of overview probably.
  2. opisska

    Parsiger - analysing the wealth of Tarsiger data

    The per country data is much noisier, so I binned it per week. There is 58 countries, so I took only the top 17 and had to split them into three plots to make any sense of the visualization. The following plots are for all species. I only now noticed that I have put "week" instead of "month" on...
  3. opisska

    Parsiger - analysing the wealth of Tarsiger data

    I realize that I could have probably asked the Tarsiger people to give me a database dump, but to be honest, this was far more fun :) I have made a simple set of BASH tools to download and parse the entire Tarsiger WP news history (all of the 710 pages of it, dating, amusingly, back to 1655 and...