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Merlin Song Recognition and African Data (1 Viewer)

Hi All, I have just been visiting the states from Kenya and using while there the amazing bird song recognition software on Cornells Merlin software. I downloaded the african bird pack too but wondered if anyone here had any insight on when a continent like africa or maybe a country like Kenya, might have enough data to provide its users with the ability to recognize our bird sounds? Many thanks,
James Christian
Karisia Walking Safaris
Laikipia, Kenya
 

LittleBitOfBreadNoCheese

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Scotland
Have you looked at Cornell's birdNET app as well? They claim to be up to over 3000 species now although I'm not aware of a complete listing and additions seem to be rather arbitarily ordered. There is an Explore your Area menu option which shows which local birds it can detect which may be worth a go. They mention new additions on their twitter feed on https://twitter.com/BirdNET_App eg

 

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