eBirdToLaTex Checklist Generator is a short Python script which generates a customisable bird checklist based on a specific dataset downloaded from eBird. There is also a web version of the generator available on my my website with some explanation of the importance of checklist.
If you have python3 (python2 won’t work with
urllib) and LaTeX, take the
e2L.py module with the
Template_default. Internet connection is required to download updated bird taxonomy list, language traduction as well as location barchart data.
code_loc(see eBird API for possibility)
lang(list of language code, see python code for possibility)
emonth(begining and end month and year)
bird_creator fonction will return eBird barchar in a bird list format
condition_tableau), “rare” (
condition_rare)or none of the lists. The rare list only provides one language and one symbol for each bird.
write_to_latex will create the tex file using
For the web version, just follow the instruction on the website, you won’t need any special knowledge. Please let me know if you have any problem or beug!