Birdhouse is the home of Web Processing Services used in climate science and components to support them (the birds):

WPS client side:

  • Phoenix: a web-based WPS client with ESGF data access
  • Birdy: a WPS command line tool

WPS supporting services and libraries:

  • Twitcher: an OWS Security Proxy
  • Malleefowl: access to climate data (ESGF, …) as a service

WPS services and libraries with libraries used in climate data analysis:

  • Flyingpigeon: services for the climate impact community
  • Hummingbird: provides cdo and compliance-checker as a service
  • Emu: some example WPS processes for demo

You can find the source code of all birdhouse components on GitHub. Conda packages for birdhouse are available on the

birdhouse channel on Binstar.

Docker images with birdhouse components are on Docker Hub