Birds of New York State

Have bird questions? Start here! This information focuses on the Albany and Southern Adirondack areas of New York State.

Birdcams: Live!

Cornell University in Ithaca, NY and other organizations offer webcams of birds on their nests. You can also Google terms like "osprey cam," "peregrine cam" or "owl cam."

Bird Checklists

A checklist of bird species for an area is helpful to record what you've seen. Here are a couple of sites to know about:

Audubon Climate Change Report

Cats Outdoors

Domestic cats kill millions of native birds each year. Here's a brochure from the American Bird Conservancy. 

Find an Injured or Baby Bird?

More Bird Information

The Power of SUNY
Plattsburgh University
Empire State College
Paul Smith's College