What's that bird? Merlin Bird ID helps you solve the mystery in 5 questions.
First, Merlin asks you a few simple questions. Then, almost like magic, it reveals the list of birds that best match your description. Pick your bird, then delve into more photos, sounds, and ID tips about your bird!
Merlin is fun and easy to use whether you re curious about a bird you ve seen once or you re hoping to identify every bird that comes to your feeder. The answers are waiting for you with this free app from the renowned Cornell Lab of Ornithology.
NEW - Download bird packs containing the species of your region, reducing the app size.
Created for beginning and intermediate bird watchers, Merlin identifies the 400 most common bird species in the United States and Canada (excluding Hawaii).
Intelligent results. No more scanning through hundreds of possibilities! Merlin shows the birds near you that fit your description.
Customized location and date tools generate best answers for your neighborhood and time of year.
Powered by eBird to deliver the most accurate results based on millions of sightings from bird watchers across North America.
Enjoy more than 1,000 photos of birds, including males, females, and juveniles.
Learn ID tips from Cornell Lab of Ornithology experts.
Listen to beautiful bird songs and calls from the Macaulay Library at the Cornell Lab of Ornithology.
It s all free! The Cornell Lab of Ornithology s goal is to help you and millions of others to learn about birds.
Requires iOS 8.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
Merlin Bird ID by Cornell Lab of Ornithology is a free software application from the Reference Tools subcategory, part of the Education category.
The app is currently available in English and it was last updated on 2013-12-11. The program can be installed on iOS.
Merlin Bird ID by Cornell Lab of Ornithology (version 1.1) has a file size of 20.76 MB and is available for download from our website.
Just click the green Download button above to start. Until now the program was downloaded 6 times.
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