Contribute to a Citizen Science Project by Observing and Recording the Birds in Your Community

Topic: Urban Wildlife, Citizen Science, Birds| Type: Outdoor Learning

Brought to you by Celebrate Urban Birds, a year-round project developed and launched by The Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Urban Bird Watch engages diverse urban audiences in science and scientific investigation. 

Everyone is a scientific observer in this easy and simple Citizen Science project. Take some time to take in your surroundings and document the avian sights! Creating a free account on Celebrate Urban Birds is quick and easy. You'll also learn about the urban birds found in other parts of the world and how they are celebrated worldwide!

Materials

  • Printer to Print off free recording sheets (optional)
  • Alternate: Notepad to Record Observations
  • Computer with Internet Access to Record