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Cornell Lab of Ornithology


Celebrate Urban Birds

Celebrate Urban Birds

is coordinated by the

Cornell Laboratory of Ornithology

Open the Celebrate Urban Birds website



You can Celebrate Urban Birds by gardening, by organizing a community event, or by connecting to the outdoors through art projects. Become a citizen-scientist by observing birds in your neighborhood and sending the data to scientists at the Cornell Laboratory of Ornithology. For anyone, anywhere, anytime (even in the suburbs or the country!)... everybody can Celebrate Urban Birds in some way.


Open the Celebrate Urban Birds website



Topic - birds, diversity, art, science, gardens

Audience - communities, youth, students, families, church groups

Location - North America, urban, gardens, green space

Goals - research, education, conservation

Other - bilingual (Spanish/English), free



Karen Purcell, Celebrate Urban Birds Project Leader   email Karen


Citizen science, volunteer monitoring, participatory action research... this site supports organizers of all initiatives where public participants are involved in scientific research.

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