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Cornell Lab of Ornithology
159 Sapsucker Woods Rd.
Ithaca, NY 14850 see map
1-800-843-BIRD (2473)

Hours: Open 10 – 5 April 1 – September 30
Open 10 – 4 October 1–March 31
Closed Thanksgiving Day and Dec. 25 to Jan. 1.

Trails: Open daily, dawn to dusk.
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Questions About Birds?

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