Movebank is a free, online platform created to help researchers manage, share, analyze and archive data describing individual animal movements and other animal-borne sensor data. Researchers can use Movebank regardless of species, study area or source of funding. The tracking data in Movebank are owned by the researchers who collected them. This manual provides step-by-step instructions for adding, managing, sharing and accessing data on Movebank. If you're not sure where to start, visit Getting Started with Movebank. Send questions and feedback to firstname.lastname@example.org.
These sections describe features on Movebank that are available to the public and users that do not own or manage their own data.
These sections describe features used by data owners or other users who are Data Managers for studies in Movebank.